Discussion

Damon hospitalized after outfield collision

Updated: October 7, 2003, 5:44 PM ET
Associated Press

OAKLAND, Calif. -- A frightening collision left Boston Red Sox center fielder Johnny Damon hospitalized overnight.

Damon was knocked unconscious for several minutes and carried off on a stretcher after banging heads with second baseman Damian Jackson while chasing a popup Monday night in Boston's 4-3 victory over Oakland in the decisive fifth game of the AL Division Series.

The outfielder is officially listed as doubtful for Game 1 of the AL Championship Series against the Yankees.

Jackson ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE MLB HEADLINES