Rockies first base coach Hill elects to wear helmet
DENVER -- Colorado Rockies first-base coach Glenallen Hill isn't taking any chances following the death of Mike Coolbaugh from a line drive in a minor league game.
For the first time in his short coaching career, Hill donned a helmet for the Padres-Rockies series.
"It just makes sense," he said Tuesday night.
The issue of coaches wearing helmets has been a hot topic in
baseball since Coolbaugh was struck and killed by a line drive
Sunday night at North Little ...
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