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Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Matusz bunts ball off face, Wednesday’s start in jeopardy

Orioles left-hander Brian Matusz, who is scheduled to start Wednesday against the Pittsburgh Pirates, hit himself in the face with a bunted ball while participating in pitchers’ hitting practice Tuesday in preparation for the upcoming interleague series in National League parks.

The ball may have broken Matusz’s nose – and right now his start is in jeopardy.

A.J. Burnett - setting trends, breaking faces.

Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Griffin (Vlad) Posted: June 12, 2012 at 05:14 PM | 3 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: bunts, general, injuries, orioles

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   1. Khrushin it bro Posted: June 12, 2012 at 08:42 PM (#4155144)
Matusz bunts ball off face

You're doing it wrong Matusz!
   2. SteveF Posted: June 13, 2012 at 02:08 AM (#4155326)
Did he forget his bat?
   3. zenbitz Posted: June 13, 2012 at 02:23 AM (#4155328)
Yogi was wrong

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