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Thursday September 6th, 2012

Oakland A's righthander Brandon McCarthy is conscious and "doing well," according to the team, after being struck in the right side of his head by a line drive off the bat of the Los Angeles Angels' Erick Aybar.

https://twitter.com/Athletics/status/243511903803031553

https://twitter.com/Athletics/status/243512110678687744

McCarthy never lost consciousness, and the team said he was taken to the hospital for precautionary reasons. Here's video of the incident:

[mlbvideo id="24520241" width="400" height="224" /]

And hHere's a tweet from McCarthy's wife, Amanda:

https://twitter.com/Mrs_McCarthy32/status/243518521114492928

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