Tuesday, 26 June 2012
Elizabeth Lloyd Hit In The Face With A Baseball
Catcher Matthew Migliaccio, who was 11 at the time, told the Asbury Park Press he overthrew the pitcher and the ball struck Lloyd in the face. Elizabeth-Lloyd-lawsuit, Elizabeth Lloyd $150,000,
“I ran over to see if she was all right,” Matthew, now 13, told the newspaper. “She said she was OK. I was just on with warming the pitcher up, and I was not horsing around.” Elizabeth Lloyd hit in the face with a baseball,
But the lawsuit alleges Migliaccio’s errant throw was intentional and reckless. The baseball “assaulted and battered” Lloyd and caused “severe, painful and permanent” injuries, according to the lawsuit.
A Little League spokesman said the league’s insurance covers coaches and players but not spectators, according to ESPN. Elizabeth Lloyd $150,000,
Matthew’s father, Bob Migliaccio, told the AP that his son has received threatening and nasty letters.
“The whole thing has almost been surreal,” Bob Migliaccio said. “It’s absurd to expect every 11-year-old to throw the ball on target.”