Zimmermann was hit in side of the face in the bottom of the first off a line drive from Jason Kipnis.  

By Charlotte Carroll
April 11, 2018

Tigers pitcher Jordan Zimmermann left Wednesday's game against the Indians with a right jaw contusion after getting nailed in the head by a line drive. 

He passed concussion protocol and will get X-rays, the team announced. 

Zimmermann was hit in side of the face in the bottom of the first off a line drive from Jason Kipnis.  

Kipnis was just the second batter to face Zimmermann. 

Here's footage of the injury that send Zimmermann to the ground.

He eventually walked off himself. 

Lefthanded pitcher Daniel Norris replaced Zimmermann for the Tigers.

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