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Check out Astudillo losing his helmet -- again

@dohyoungpark
April 3, 2019

KANSAS CITY -- After the Twins' Willians Astudillo lost his helmet twice in a Spring Training game in late March, manager Rocco Baldelli joked that the club would need to find a new helmet for its multipositional sensation -- because, of course, “safety comes first.” Evidently, the Twins haven’t found

KANSAS CITY -- After the Twins' Willians Astudillo lost his helmet twice in a Spring Training game in late March, manager Rocco Baldelli joked that the club would need to find a new helmet for its multipositional sensation -- because, of course, “safety comes first.”

Evidently, the Twins haven’t found that new helmet yet for Astudillo, whose nickname is "La Tortuga" (The Turtle), because his helmet again flopped off his head on a game-tying RBI single to right field in the second inning of Wednesday's 7-6 win over the Royals -- and somehow found its way onto the infield grass in front of home plate.

When asked after the game whether he was in the market for a new helmet, Astudillo said through a translator: "No, I'm getting hits with that one, so it's fine."

Do-Hyoung Park covers the Twins for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @dohyoungpark and on Instagram at dohyoung.park.