OUCH! Detroit Tigers’ pitcher Jordan Zimmermann takes line drive off face [Video]

Every now and then something happens in the sporting world that scares the crap out of the players on the field and the fans watching it happen live. One of those moments took place on Wednesday night as the Detroit Tigers squared off against the Cleveland Indians.

Watch as Jason Kipnis of the Indians hits a line drive off the face of Tigers’ pitcher Jordan Zimmermann.


You can see right away that the Tigers players are very concerned for Zimmermann as he goes down to the ground and covers his face.

Zimmermann left the game with a right jaw contusion and was evaluated by the Tigers’ medical staff.

After passing the concussion protocol, Zimmermann went to get x-rays.


Detroit Lions Perfect 2018 NFL Mock Draft: This one counts!

On April 26th-28th, the Detroit Lions will participate in the 2018 NFL Draft at AT&T Stadium in Arlington Texas and after coming up short of the NFL Playoffs this past season, there is no question that general manager Bob Quinn has his work cut out for him as far as improving the roster.

Up to this point, the biggest move Quinn has made in free agency is using the franchise tag on defensive end Ezekiel Ansah. In addition, the Lions released former first-round pickEric Ebron, which came to a surprise to many. Because of that move, it seems likely that Quinn will look to the NFL Draft for Ebron’s replacement, but the question is, in what round?

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There are also concerns on both the offensive and defensive line that must be addressed if the Lions want any chance of making a run in the NFC North this coming season and those areas MUST be addressed in the early rounds.

To read the rest of the article and to find out who the Lions should draft, please click here.

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