Nationals Pitcher Max Scherzer Injured During Pregame Batting Practice

Ouch.

Before today's game, Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer sustained an injury while taking part in the team's bunting drills, according to NBC Sports Washington's Todd Dybas.

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As you can see in the video above, Scherzer attempts to bunt the ball and the ball deflects off his bat and hits him right in the face.

No update has been made on his condition or his status as a starting pitcher in one of tomorrow's games, Scherzer was seen wearing a splint.

You never like to see something like this, we'll keep an eye out for more information pertaining to Scherzer's status to face the Phillies tomorrow.

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