The woman was standing behind the protective netting while getting to her seats behind home plate when a foul ball off the bat of Starlin Castro struck her in the back of the head. The game was delayed 23 minutes while she was placed on a stretcher and taken to the hospital. The team says she was released after being evaluated by physicians.
The team said in a statement it was "extremely grateful for this positive outcome" and is in the process of reaching out to the fan for further support. Her identity has not been released.Suggest a correction