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Nori Aoki misses a fly ball while sliding and ... ouch

Nori Aoki misses fly ball and gets hit in a bad place

Wild guess here, but this probably did not feel very good:


Luckily for any future members of the Aoki family line, the Royals outfielder looked shaken up but otherwise OK, as he went on to get two hits in the game after the mishap.

It turns out Friday was something of a banner night for this kind of injury in MLB, as a similar incident befell Adam Jones thanks to a foul tip:


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