A fan is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Woman Hit By Bat At Fenway In Fair Condition, Family Says

The family of the woman struck by a broken bat during a Red Sox game at Fenway Park Friday night says her health is improving.


Police say this is Michael Thomann during his tirade Dec. 16 in Whitman. (Image credit: Whitman Police)

Man Arrested For Baseball Bat Tirade In Whitman

Whitman police have arrested a man in a bizarre incident at a church earlier this week.


Jojo, 10, was bit by a bat in Spencer.

Child Treated After Being Bit By Rabid Bat In Spencer

A 10-year-old girl was bit by a rabid bat in Spencer last week.


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Report: Rabid Bat Bites Child In Spencer, Others May Have Been Exposed

A 10-year-old boy was bitten by a rabid bat, and health officials suspect other children may have come in contact with the diseased animal, according to a report.


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Barnstable Man Dies After Contracting Rabies From Bat

A Cape Cod man who contracted rabies from a bat’s bite late last year has died of the illness, according to public records and officials.


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First Human Rabies Case In 75 Years Diagnosed In Mass.

For the first time in 75 years, there is a human case of rabies in Massachusetts.


Bat threat

WBZ’s Deb Lawler talks with BU Biology Professor Thomas Kunz about a threat to the bat population.