Found April 25, 2013 on Outside the Boxscore:
As many guys can attest to: getting hit in the groin isn't fun. During Wednesday night's Texas Rangers/Los Angeles Angels game, home plate umpire John Hirschbeck unfortunately took a pitch to the groin due to an unlucky bounce. Texas catcher A.J. Pierzynski was at the plate and Angels pitcher Nick Maronde fired a low fastball to catcher Chris Ianetta. A.J. swung at the pitch and the ball deflected off of Ianetta's glove right into John's groin: (Courtesy of Sporrty)
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