Kaiser Carlile was the ‘spark plug’ behind Liberal Bee Jays baseball (+videos)

The 9-year-old bat boy for the Liberal team died Sunday after being struck in the head with a follow-through swing near the on-deck circle on Saturday afternoon during the Bee Jays’ game in the National Baseball Congress World Series.

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NBC World Series suspends use of bat boys after death of Kaiser Carlile

Following the death of Kaiser Carlile, the Liberal Bee Jays’ 9-year-old bat boy, the National Baseball Congress will not have bat boys or bat girls during the remainder of World Series games at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium.
Bee Jays infielder Brady Cox talks about Kaiser Carlile, the team's bat boy who died Sunday night. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle)

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