(Brian Ramsay/bramsay@modbee.com) Modesto Nuts catcher Jordan Pacheco drives in teammate Tim Wheeler with a single tying the game 1-1 against the Stockton Ports at John Thurman Field, April 24, 2010. A bulkier batting helmet didn't stop Pacheco from hitting an RBI single.
(Brian Ramsay/bramsay@modbee.com) Modesto Nuts catcher Jordan Pacheco drives in teammate Tim Wheeler with a single tying the game 1-1 against the Stockton Ports at John Thurman Field, April 24, 2010. A bulkier batting helmet didn't stop Pacheco from hitting an RBI single.
(Brian Ramsay/bramsay@modbee.com) Modesto Nuts catcher Jordan Pacheco drives in teammate Tim Wheeler with a single tying the game 1-1 against the Stockton Ports at John Thurman Field, April 24, 2010. A bulkier batting helmet didn't stop Pacheco from hitting an RBI single.

Batting helmets may be ugly, but they provide cushion

June 03, 2010 01:45 AM