Are metal batsĀ unsafe?

ESPN’s Outside the Lines presents a terrific look at this issue here.

When a player in Marin County, CA suffered a horrific injury from a line drive off a metal bat, the conference voted to use wood the remainder of the season. A California Assemblyman has introduced legislation to put a one year moratorium on metal in high school for 2011. Metal bat proponents say there is no evidence there is any more danger using aluminum. Should metal bats banned?