The Westchester County Health Department has reported more than 50 cases of bats roosting inside of homes in August.
Westchester County health officials are warning residents about the possibility of rabid bats.
Pest control specialists are working overtime to round-up all kinds of creatures in Westchester.
Two sporting goods outlets have offered to replace the uniforms and gears that were stolen from an NYPD officers’ baseball team in Texas.
The NYPD baseball team has been forced to cancel a tournament championship game, after someone stole the team’s jerseys, gloves and bats.
Jessica Wetherill is sporting a pair of teeth marks from a puncture wound on her left arm. Now, she is in the midst of a series of painful rabies treatments stemming from a possible bat attack. Doctors aren’t taking any chances.
Westchester County has asked residents to be on the lookout for rabid bats.
There have been 25 rabies cases in Westchester County this year – the most in the state.
The Interior Department launched a national plan to combat a mysterious disease that has killed more than a million bats in the eastern and southern U.S. and is spreading.
Much has changed in the landscape of baseball bats for the 2011 season. If you are buying one of these bats, be very careful, especially if the bat is a BESR (Ball Exit Speed Ratio) bat.