Giancarlo Stanton Hit In The Face By Pitch
Published By: Tara ClemSeptember 12, 2014
Giancarlo Stanton Hit By Mike Fiers
Florida Marlins Giancarlo Stanton was hit in the face against the Milwaukee Brewers. While the injuries Stanton suffered were the most severe of the game, both teams got exceptionally physical. There were countless ejections and cheap shots.
Brewers pitcher Mike Fiers through the pitch that caused Giancarlo Stanton face lacerations. Giancarlo was taken to the hospital. The game went on, Reed Johnson, the pinch hitter took the plate. The first pitch from Fiers hit Johnson on the hand.
This got both teams out of their dugout and onto the field. The Florida Marlins’ manager, Mike Redmond, third baseman Casey McGhee, and relief pitcher Anthony DeSclafani were ejected.
This left Rob Leary, the Marlins bench coach in charge of the team, he was ejected the same time Anthony DeSclafani was. DeSclafani Brewers’ outfielder Carlos Gomez on his left elbow.
It was announced that Giancarlo Stanton went under routine medical tests. He had X-rays, ands a CT-scan at the hospital he was transferred to from the game. The Marlins went on to lose 4-2 to the Brewers.