IN THE NEWS: In a spring training match between the Yankees and Dodgers, a sweeping inside curve ball by Brooklyn's Little Jeff Pfeffer beans Chick Fewster striking the Yankee SS behind the ear and flattening him. Fewster revives 10 minutes later but soon loses the ability to speak. Taken to the hospital with a skull fracture and a blood clot on his brain, Fewster will recover slowly and return to play in mid-season.
IN THE NEWS: Walter Johnson is wild and hittable in his first intersquad game, hitting three batters and walking 2. One of the batters he hits is Bucky Harris who takes a pitch that glances off the side of his head. Johnson gives up seven runs in three innings.