Closest of calls



Taylor Hodgen (left) shows off his buzzed head and bandage to his aunt Dawn Chester (red) while his sister Tara Hodgen, 9, (green) and cousin Carson Chester, 8, (gray) gather around to look on. Taylor was pitching batting practice before the start of a Mcloughlin High School baseball game last Wednesday when he was hit in the temple by a line drive. Monday, March 29, 2010 MZ Photo

Wearing the bandage from brain surgery resulting from a baseball line drive induced blood clot in his brain less than a week ago, Taylor Hodgen looks at his younger brother's brand new Mcloughlin High School ball cap Monday afternoon in the living room of his Milton-Freewater, Ore. home. Monday, March 29, 2010


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