05/30/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Chris Young, Padres Pitcher, Hit In The Face By Line Drive (VIDEO)

Pitcher Chris Young, of the San Diego Padres, had the most frightening, and painful, moment of his career when he was smashed in the face by a line drive from a St. Louis Cardinal's batter. Miraculously, Young escaped with only a broken nose.

Watch the cringe-inducing video below: