Royals' Maier beaned in face, suffers 3 broken bones
CLEVELAND -- Mitch Maier of the Kansas City Royals suffered three broken bones when hit in the face by a pitch from Cleveland Indians left-hander Zach Jackson in the fifth inning Wednesday night.
Maier was taken to a hospital for X-rays, which revealed the fractures below his right eye.
The 26-year-old returned to the Royals' clubhouse after Kansas City's 8-5 loss, his right eye swollen shut.
With runners on first and second and none out, Jackson threw ...
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