[UPDATED, 9:34 p.m. PDT, March 31: The Angels announced Baylor fractured his right femur and he is scheduled to undergo surgery Tuesday.]
The first-pitch ceremony before the season opener against the
The strong-armed Guerrero's pitch was low and away, and Baylor, 64, made a lunging, backhand grab, but Baylor turned his right ankle in the process and was unable to get up.
Baylor sat motionless on the ground for a few moments before athletic trainers came out to tend to him and help him off the field.
The team announced during the second inning that Baylor had sustained a right leg injury and was taken to UCI Medical Center for further testing and evaluation. The severity of the injury was not immediately known.
The incident was eerily reminiscent of the 2010 play on which former Angels first baseman