Operation Beanball

Last Friday, Paul Goldschmidt was hit by an Ernesto Frieri pitch which fractured his hand and landed him on the DL.  Then, despite pre-game warnings (which really mean nothing) the next day, Randall Delgado went "tit for tat" and threw right square in the back at Andrew McCutchen, landing him on the DL. There are several problems with this entire scenario.  First, who in their right mind thinks Frieri has enough control to hid someone in the hand (cue rim shot).  Second, if you watch the pitch, it's clear he was trying to throw a bit up and in but Goldschmidt actually moved his hands INTO the pitch.  It was not intentional, nor can anyone get me to believe it was unless Ernesto himself fesses up which is about as likely…
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