Fan hit by broken bat is in “serious but stable” condition, expected to survive


A woman suffered life-threatening injuries when she was struck in the head by a shard of a broken bat in the second inning of last night’s Athletics-Red Sox game at Fenway Park. Here’s the latest on her condition, via Laura Krantz of the Boston Globe:

According to Krantz’s report at the Boston Globe, Boston police spokeswoman Officer Rachel McGuire said that Carpenter “is expected to survive.” We here at HardballTalk will continue to send positive thoughts.

Here’s a statement from the Red Sox: