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Ben Roethlisberger takes BP at PNC Park, hits Pirates pitching coach with line drive

Big Ben hits Pirates coach during batting practice

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger took some batting practice with the Pirates before their game against the Cubs on Thursday. He hit some balls pretty hard and far as you can see in the below Instagram video:

And then, later in the session, OUCH:

Pirates coach

That's pitching coach Ray Searage, and while he was perfectly OK, that might sting juuust a bit. 

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