Giancarlo Stanton Hit by Pitch, Suffers Multiple Facial Fractures

Giancarlo Stanton Hit by Pitch, Suffers Multiple Facial Fractures

Giancarlo Stanton, the Florida Marlins outfielder who many considered the best young power hitter in baseball, was hit in the face by an 88 MPH pitch from Mike Fiers last night.

The scary incident took place in the fifth inning of Florida’s 4-2 loss to Milwaukee, with manager Mike Redmond confirming after the game that Stanton is likely out for the season.

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Oscar Pistorius Verdict: NOT GUILTY of Murder in Reeva Steenkamp Shooting

Oscar Pistorius Verdict: NOT GUILTY of Murder in Reeva Steenkamp Shooting

Having remained silent throughout his months-long trial, the judge in the Oscar Pistorius murder case reached a verdict to decide the Olympic athlete's fate Thursday:

Pistorius cannot be found guilty of intentionally killing Reeva Steenkamp, the judge ruled. As such, under South African law, Pistorius will not be found guilty of "murder."

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