Omar Infante takes pitch to face

Updated: April 8, 2014, 11:25 AM ET
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Omar Infante of the Kansas City Royals suffered a sprained jaw after he was hit in the face by a pitch from Tampa Bay Rays reliever Heath Bell during Monday night's game.

Infante immediately left the game in the seventh inning, walking off under his own power with Royals trainers Nick Kenney and Kyle Turner. Infante, hit in the left cheek, was spitting blood and had blood on his forehead as trainers held a towel to his face.

The Royals said Tuesday ...

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