BASEBALL: CHATSWORTH'S COYLE HURT.Byline: HEATHER GRIPP Staff Writer
Just when Chatsworth High outfielder Bobby Coyle was getting a chance to break through the shadows casted by his All-American teammates and claim a piece of the spotlight for himself, he suffered a serious setback.
Coyle was hospitalized and is expected to be sidelined for several weeks after colliding with another outfielder in pursuit of a ball Sunday during the North-South all-star series at UC Irvine.
As a result, Coyle suffered a skull fracture skull fracture,
n a rupture or break in the cranial bones.
skull fracture Orthopedics A fracture of one or more cranial bones, caused by MVAs, falls, assault, sports, occupational accidents and other forms of blunt trauma , broken nose, injured left eye and a concussion.
Coyle was All-City honoree this season and hit better than .400 with six home runs and 35 RBIs for the Chancellors.
All-star time: The fifth-annual Valley Invitational in·vi·ta·tion·al
Restricted to invited participants: an invitational golf tournament.
An event, especially a sports tournament, restricted to invited participants.
Adj. 1. Baseball League all- star game is 5 p.m. Monday at USC's Dedeaux Field Dedeaux Field is a college baseball stadium in Los Angeles, California, and the home field of the University of Southern California Trojans baseball team. The stadium holds 2,500 people and was built in 1974, the year USC won its record fifth consecutive College World Series title. . Players from the league's 28 teams are divided into two squads.
Team USA (also known as Team NWA or Team TNA) is a wrestling faction brought together as part of Total Nonstop Action Wrestling's X-Cup Tournaments, which update: Chatsworth's Mike Moustakas Mike Moustakas (born September 11, 1988 at Chatsworth, California) is a Shortstop who was drafted by the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball 2nd overall in the 2007 Major League Baseball Draft. was one of the bright spots for the USA Junior National Team in Monday's 2-1 exhibition loss to the Joplin (Mo.) Slashers.
Moustakas had one of Team USA's three hits and pitched the final inning.