Astros prospect Delino DeShields Jr. ended up in the hospital after taking a fastball to the face Friday night.
The aftermath of the beaning was shared in a grotesque Twitter photo.
DeShields Jr., whose father Delino DeShields Sr. had a 13-year big league career with five clubs, is the seventh-ranked prospect in the Astros’ minor-league system.
The son of former major leaguer Delino DeShields (above) is recovering after getting hit in the face.
The 21-year-old center fielder, who was the Astros first-round pick in the 2010 first-year player draft, walked off the field under his own power, MLB.com reported. He was struck on the right