Pitchers Will Soon Be Able To Protect Their Brains With Wholly-Nerdy Half-Helmets

Last year, a high school pitcher named Gunnar Sandberg was struck directly in the head with a line drive to the pitchers mound. He was in a medically-induced coma for a month following the incident. This week, Easton-Bell released the first helmet specially designed for pitchers, known in-house as "The Dome." Sandberg… »3/08/11 2:35pm3/08/11 2:35pm