Scary moment at Truist Park on Monday night. New York Mets outfielder Kevin Pillar took a 94.5-mph fastball to the face from Atlanta Braves reliever Jacob Webb in the seventh inning of their series opener (NYM 3, ATL 1). It was a direct hit. Pillar didn’t have time to turn his head, and he fell to the ground bleeding immediately.
The team released an update on his status Tuesday morning after Pillar underwent