Scary Collision in Pittsburgh Between Gregory Polanco and Phillip Evans (UPDATE)

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Scary Collision in Pittsburgh Between Gregory Polanco and Phillip Evans (UPDATE)

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This year it can be easy to forget for a moment that there are aspects of baseball that are dangerous regardless of the pandemic. To that end, sending out the most positive vibes possible to Pittsburgh, where two Pirates players just collided in a really ugly moment. If you’ve got any to spare, send them out, too.

Outfielder Gregory Polanco and first baseman Phillip Evans, who spent last year at AAA in the Cubs organization, were trying to track down a Miguel Cabrera foul ball when Polanco’s elbow cracked into Evans’ jaw:

Hoping Evans is going to be OK, and these efforts were just a matter of being extremely cautious.

UPDATE: Just awful stuff:



Author: Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Cubs Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation and @Brett_A_Taylor.