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Delino DeShields Jr Before And After Swole Face Photos

  Well, it appears as though Delino Deshields Jr. is back to normal after taking a 90 mph fastball to his jaw. The aftermath was quite extreme, as you can see: DeShields Jr. spoke candidly about his road to recovery with TMZ Sports, saying: “Everything is pretty much back to normal. I feel good,” DDJ tells TMZ Sports … “I don’t have any lingering effects. Nothing bothers...
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Prospect's face back to normal after getting drilled with fastball

Delino DeShields Jr. is in much better shape now than he was a few weeks ago after recovering from a brutal face injury caused by a 90 mph fastball.On April 18, the Houston Astros prospect was hospitalized after taking a pitch directly in the face during a minor league game. As you can see from the photo above on the right, DeShields' face swelled up like a balloon in the aftermath...
Via Bush League Chronicle
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros prospect DeShields Jr. takes 90 mph fastball to the face

How does a batter look after he takes a 90 mph fastball to the face? Houston Astros prospect Delino DeShields Jr. has the answer, and it isn't pretty. DeShields managed to walk off the field under his own power after getting hit Friday night while playing for the Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks in Frisco, TX against the RoughRiders. He is expected to be out several weeks with a...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Houston Astros top prospect Delino DeShields face swollen after HBP

Every batter’s worst nightmare in the batter’s box is to be hit in the face.  Broken jaws, noses, or even facial bones have led to careers ending.  Houston Astros top prospect Delino DeShields Jr. lived that nightmare on Friday night.  His swollen face tells the story, here’s hoping there is no further damage and he’s back on the field soon.  Deshields retweeted a friend’s...
Via Reading Between The Seams
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Delino DeShields Jr's swollen face after HBP is nasty (PHOTO)

On Friday night, Astros prospect Delino DeShields Jr. took a 90 mph fastball to the face during a Double-A game. Amazingly, he managed to walk off the field under his own power, but anytime a player takes pitch to the head, it is scary.DeShields later posted an un-photoshopped selfie and, I think he'd agree, the result is cartoonish:Shoutout to my brother for taking a 90mph fastball...
Via The Other Paper
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

DeShields kicks her game up a notch for No. 11 UNC

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By AARON BEARD AP Basketball Writer Diamond DeShields stared down one of college basketball's most hostile arenas, led North Carolina to two road wins against top-10 teams and set a school freshman scoring record - all in a week. For the Tar Heels' confident rookie, this is just the beginning. ''I don't feel like a freshman,''...
Via AP on Fox
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 17 UNC women beat No. 10 NC State 89-82

Diamond DeShields set a school freshman record with 38 points to help No. 17 North Carolina beat No. 10 North Carolina State 89-82 on Sunday. Fellow rookie Allisha Gray scored 15 of her 18 points after halftime in her own big performance for the Tar Heels (20-6, 8-4 Atlantic Coast Conference), who beat a top-10 opponent on the road for the second time this week. UNC earned its first...
Via AP on Fox
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

DeShields leads No. 17 UNC past No. 3 Duke 89-78

Freshman Diamond DeShields knew Cameron Indoor Stadium can be tough on visitors - especially those from hated rival North Carolina. She didn't expect the Cameron Crazies would be this easy to tune out. DeShields scored a season-high 30 points in the 17th-ranked Tar Heels' 89-78 upset of No. 3 Duke on Monday night. The daughter of ex-major league infielder Delino DeShields...
Via AP on Fox
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Delino DeShields Lets Ryan Braun Have It On Twitter

You may remember Delino DeShields from his 12 year baseball career. Throughout the 90′s DeShields spent his days playing baseball for the Montreal Expos, St. Louis Cardinals, Baltimore Orioles, Los Angeles Dodgers, and Chicago Cubs. DeShields now plies his trade as a manager in the Cincinnati Reds organization for the Double-A Pensacola Blue Wahoos. The Blue Wahoos were rained...
Via Next Impulse Sports
July 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Q&A: Delino DeShields, Jr., Stealing 101

Delino DeShields, Jr. was clearly overshadowed this season. The 20-year-old Houston Astros prospect stole 101 bases, but thanks to Billy Hamilton‘s record-setting 155, his own thievery went largely unnoticed. Despite the relative lack of attention, DeShields may ultimately prove to be the better player. Taken eighth overall in the 2010 draft, the right-handed-hitting second baseman...
Via Fangraphs
September 13, 2012  |  Discuss
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