Texas Rangers right-hander Luke Farrell had his jaw damaged by a line drive throughout a spring coaching sport towards the San Francisco Giants.
Farrell was hit by a shot from Giants prospect Jalen Miller within the ninth inning in Scottsdale, Arizona.
The fitting-hander fell to the bottom however walked off the sector beneath his personal energy, holding a towel to his jaw.
The Rangers say Farrell had a CT scan and X-rays, which revealed a non-displaced fracture within the jaw. He was launched from the hospital just a few hours later and is anticipated to go to a maxillofacial specialist Monday.
Farrell, 27, is getting into his third MLB season. A reliever, he was Three-Four with a 5.17 ERA in 20 video games for the Chicago Cubs final season.
The Los Angeles Angels acquired Farrell off a waiver declare in September, however he by no means pitched for them and was designated for project. The Rangers acquired Farrell, who’s the the son of former huge league supervisor John Farrell, off waivers in January.
The Related Press contributed to this report.