Pitcher Gets Hit In Head With Line Drive, Suffers Broken Neck

Remember this when your kid says he/she wants to be a Major League pitcher when they grow up. Colorado Rockies rookie Juan Nicasio took a line drive to the side of the head when pitching against the Washington Nationals on Friday night. That resulted in a broken neck, for which he underwent surgery on Saturday. Scary stuff.

This post was created by a user and has not been vetted or endorsed by BuzzFeed's editorial staff. BuzzFeed Community is a place where anyone can post awesome lists and creations. Learn more or post your buzz!

          
    Hot Buzz

    What’s Your Worst Breakup Story?

    collection

    What’s Your “How We Met” Story?

    collection
    Now Buzzing