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Head-first sliding carried an overall slightly higher risk of injury.
Police said yesterday: "He went head-first over the handlebars and landed on the 750-volt live rail.
ATLANTA - Vladimir Guerrero swung a bat Monday for the first time since he partially dislocated his left shoulder in a head-first slide into home plate May 20 at Dodger Stadium, taking 40 swings of soft toss thrown to him by hitting coach Mickey Hatcher.
Unlike most medieval games where play is viewed from overhead, we are plunging gamers head-first into legendary battles.
Summary: A police officer has been sacked after being accused of throwing a woman head-first onto the concrete floor of a cell.
Guerrero, who was placed on the 15-day DL after partially dislocating his left shoulder in a head-first slide at the plate on Friday, said his shoulder already is feeling better and the injury is similar to when he hurt the same shoulder diving back to first in 2001 while with the Montreal Expos.
The American went head-first down the cascade from the Canadian side.
He went out head-first and I think the first thing he said was 'Wow, it's beautiful.