Royals’ Boyer helps bus driver in emergency

Royals’ Boyer helps bus driver in emergency

https://ift.tt/2J1BBoJ

Kansas City Royals reliever Blaine Boyer jumped in to lend a hand when a piece of ice shattered the windshield of a team bus and injured the driver Sunday night in Toronto.

As the Royals team buses traveled from the airport to their hotel, a chunk of ice flew off the leading bus and shattered the windshield of the second bus. As shards of glass hit the driver and cut his face, Boyer grabbed the wheel to help keep the bus under control, according to multiple reports.

Boyer told The Athletic that the driver, who is reported to be OK, deserves all the credit.

“He was a stud,” said Boyer. “That guy Fred was a trooper. He had shards in his face, and he was locked in on trying to get the bus slowed down.”

The Royals’ trouble with ice didn’t end there, as their game with the Blue Jays Monday night was postponed because pieces of ice that fell off the CN Tower punched a hole in the roof of the Rogers Centre.

Boyer is in his first year with the Royals, making the team out of spring training after signing a minor league deal.

MLB News

via http://www.espn.com – MLB http://www.espn.com

April 16, 2018 at 03:46PM

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: