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Boston police: Fan hit by bat at Fenway expected to survive

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Boston Red Sox medical personnel tend to a woman, who with was hit by a wooden shard, off a broken bat of Oakland Athletics' Brett Lawrie, in the second inning during a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, June 5, 2015. The game stopped as the Boston Red Sox medical personnel tend to a woman, who with was hit by a wooden shard, off a broken bat of Oakland Athletics' Brett Lawrie, in the second inning during a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, June 5, 2015. The game stopped as the
A fan, who was accidentally hit in the head with a broken bat by Oakland Athletics' Brett Lawrie, is helped from the stands during a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, June 5, 2015. The game was stopped while they w A fan, who was accidentally hit in the head with a broken bat by Oakland Athletics' Brett Lawrie, is helped from the stands during a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, June 5, 2015. The game was stopped while they w

BOSTON (AP) — A Boston police spokeswoman says the fan who was seriously injured by a broken bat atFenway Park is expected to survive.

Officer Rachel McGuire said Saturday that the woman is recovering.

Tonya Carpenter was struck in the head by the broken bat of Oakland's Brett Lawrie during a game Friday night against the Boston Red Sox. Police initially called her injuries life-threatening.

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