Aroldis Chapman was taken off the field on a stretcher after taking a line drive to forehead off the bat of Salvador Perez during tonight’s Reds/Royals Cactus League game in Arizona. Twitter reports from Surprise, Ariz., paint an eerie picture. Chapman’s father was among those to attend to him.
The game was called after six and a half innings.
This sounds terrible all around.
Sal Perez appears to be weeping as he leaves the field.—
Andy McCullough (@McCulloughStar) March 20, 2014
UPDATE: Chapman never lost consciousness via the Cincinnati Enquirer: