MLB's wild pitches

Wild pitches, whether they are intentional or not, are a part of the game. Take a look at photos of the acrobatic moves of batters dodging baseballs.

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Edouardo Nunez #9 of the Minnesota Twins ducks under a pitch against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on May 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics ducks from a close pitch against the Boston Red Sox in the third inning at Fenway Park on May 4, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

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James Jones #99 of the Seattle Mariners bats as a wild pitch from starting pitcher Jered Weaver of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim sails past his head allowing Dustin Ackley to score in the fourth inning at Safeco Field on May 27, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. Catcher Chris Iannetta #17 tries to make the catch. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

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Jhonny Peralta #27 of the St. Louis Cardinals ducks a high pitch against Evan Gattis #24 of the Atlanta Braves in the ninth inning at Busch Stadium on May 18, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Braves beat the Cardinals 6-5. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Michael McKenry #8 of the Colorado Rockies pulls in a wild pitch as Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Texas Rangers reacts in the bottom of the seventh inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 8, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 08: Ben Revere #2 of the Philadelphia Phillies ducks out of the way of a close pitch thrown by Barry Zito #75 of the San Francisco Giants in the third inning at AT&T Park on May 8, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 08: Ben Revere #2 of the Philadelphia Phillies ducks out of the way of a close pitch thrown by Barry Zito #75 of the San Francisco Giants in the third inning at AT&T Park on May 8, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JUNE 11: Infielder Dustin Pedroia #15 of the Boston Red Sox is hit by an inside pitch in the eighth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays June 11, 2013 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. The Rays won 8 - 3. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

MILWAUKEE, WI - JUNE 04: Norichika Aoki #7 of the Milwaukee Brewers gets hit by a pitch in the bottom of the ninth inning against the Oakland Athletics during the interleague game at Miller Park on June 04, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

BOSTON - MAY 24: Boston Red Sox player Jonny Gomes is hit by Cleveland Indians pitcher Rich Hill during seventh inning action at Fenway Park on Friday, May 24, 2013. (Photo by Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)

.MILWAUKEE, WI - JULY 13: Carlos Gomez #27 of the Milwaukee Brewers jumps to avoid getting hit by a wild pitch from Pittsburgh Pirates Tony Watson $44 during their game at Miller Park on July 13, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Brewers defeated the Pirates 10-7.(Photo by Mark Hirsch/Getty Images)

MILWAUKEE, WI - JULY 13: Carlos Gomez #27 of the Milwaukee Brewers jumps to avoid getting hit by a wild pitch from Pittsburgh Pirates Tony Watson $44 during their game at Miller Park on July 13, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Brewers defeated the Pirates 10-7.(Photo by Mark Hirsch/Getty Images)

-BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 5: Mike Aviles #3 of the Boston Red Sox seems to have lost his head, but is merely ducking from a close pitch in the eighth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Fenway Park August 5, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Red Sox won the game 6-4. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 5: Mike Aviles #3 of the Boston Red Sox seems to have lost his head, but is merely ducking from a close pitch in the eighth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Fenway Park August 5, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Red Sox won the game 6-4. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

/The Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre had no time to duck a pitch from Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Vicente Padilla, taking the high pitch in the left side of his batting helmet in the eighth inning on Tuesday, July 24, 2012, in Arlington, Texas. (Paul Moseley/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT via Getty Images)

The Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre had no time to duck a pitch from Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Vicente Padilla, taking the high pitch in the left side of his batting helmet in the eighth inning on Tuesday, July 24, 2012, in Arlington, Texas. (Paul Moseley/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT via Getty Images)

CINCINNATI, OH - JUNE 9: Zack Cozart #2 of the Cincinnati Reds is hit by a pitch while batting in the second inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Great American Ball Park on June 9, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

(LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 11: Zack Greinke #21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers ducks just before being hit by a ptich by Ian Kennedy of the Arizona Diamondbacks, igniting a bench clearing brawl in the seventh inning at Dodger Stadium on June 11, 2013 in Los Angeles, (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 11: Zack Greinke #21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers ducks just before being hit by a ptich by Ian Kennedy of the Arizona Diamondbacks, igniting a bench clearing brawl in the seventh inning at Dodger Stadium on June 11, 2013 in Los Angeles, (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

SAN DIEGO, CA - JUNE 14: Chase Headley #7 of the San Diego Padres rolls on his back after being hit by a pitch during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Petco Park on June 14, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

ST. PETERSBURG - JUNE 16: Outfielder Alex Gordon #4 of the Kansas City Royals is hit by a pitch against the Tampa Bay Rays during the game at Tropicana Field on June 16, 2013 in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

TORONTO, CANADA - JUNE 23: Rajai Davis #11 of the Toronto Blue Jays is hit by a pitch in the 7th inning against the Baltimore Orioles during MLB action at the Rogers Centre June 23, 2013 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Abelimages/Getty Images)

HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 29: Howie Kendrick #47 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is hit by a pitch in the fourth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on June 29, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

HOUSTON - MAY 18: Ian Kinsler #5 of the Texas Rangers ducks to avoid being hit in the head by a pitch by Rhiner Cruz #55 of the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on May 18, 2012 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

BOSTON, MA - MAY 6: Brian Dozier #2 of the ducks from a pitch in the 9th inning against the Boston Red Soxb at Fenway Park on May 6, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JUNE 7: Infielder Yunel Escobar #11 of the Tampa Bay Rays ducks away from an inside pitch in the 5th inning against the Baltimore Orioles June 7, 2013 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 11: Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers is hit by a pitch from Ian Kennedy #31 of the Arizona Diamondbacks in the sixth inning at Dodger Stadium on June 11, 2013 in Los Angeles, (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

SAN DIEGO, CA - MAY 31: Chris Denorfia #13 of the San Diego Padres reacts after being hit by a pitch during the game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Petco Park on May 31, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Andy Hayt/San Diego Padres/Getty Images)

SEATTLE, WA - MAY 24: Adrian Beltre #29 of the Texas Rangers ducks out of the way of a high and tight pitch in the second inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on May 24, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 5: Oswaldo Arcia #31 of the Minnesota Twins ducks away from a high pitch during the seventh inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 5, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Twins defeated the Indians 4-2. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

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R.A. Dickey #43 of the Toronto Blue Jays throws a wild pitch in the fourth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park May 3, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images