MLB   |   Texas Rangers  


DELINO DESHIELDS JR. RUMORS

These Rule 5 Draft Prospects Could Help Mets

Delino DeShields Jr. could be a solid Rule 5 selection. With the Mets 40 man roster currently at full capacity without adding a possible shortstop or left-handed reliever it may seem unlikely they would take someone in the Rule 5 draft. But there are still players on the Mets’ 40 who are very vulnerable starting with Ruben Tejada, Eric Young, Dario Alvarez, Cesar Puello, and Gonzalez...
Via Mets Merized Online
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Some Intriguing Rule 5 Draft Prospects

Delino DeShields Jr. could be a solid Rule 5 selection. With the Mets 40 man roster currently at full capacity without adding a possible shortstop or left-handed reliever it may seem unlikely they would take someone in the Rule 5 draft. But there are still players on the Mets’ 40 who are very vulnerable starting with Ruben Tejada, Eric Young, Dario Alvarez, Cesar Puello, and Gonzalez...
Via Mets Merized Online
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Delino DeShields Jr. On Injury: ‘If I Get Hit In The Face Again, So Be It’

When Houston Astros prospect Delino DeShields Jr. took a 90-mph fastball to the face recently, his first reaction was to check his teeth. “If anyone knows me. they know how much I love my teeth and my smile,” DeShields said in an interview with FOXSports.com. “It’s my money maker. But I was on the ground, felt for my teeth took a huge breath of relief and said, ‘at...
Via NESN.com
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Delino DeShields Jr Loses Face Off With Fastball

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be hit in the face with a 90 mph fastball? Well, Houston Astros farm-hand Delino DeShields Jr. found our first hand, the outfielder was struck in the face with a heater during the 7th inning of a recent Double “A” game. The 21-year old managed to walk off the field under his own power but as you can see from the photos, he is lucky...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
April 19, 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 broken...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Delino DeShields Jr.’s Face Is Starting To Look Better After Taking Fastball

Today:   Kudos to Delino DeShields Jr. for still having a sense of humor after taking a 90 mph fastball to the cheek…
Via Busted Coverage
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Want to See What Happens When You Get Hit in the Face by a 90 MPH Fast Ball?

This is Delino DeShields Jr. He's a prospect in the Houston Astros farm system, currently playing with the team's Double A club. Word is that he is dangerous on the base paths and has a pretty mean bat too. However, the team is going to have to do without him for awhile.He got nailed in the face with a 90-MPH fastball Friday. Want to see what his face looked like afterwards...
Via FatManWriting
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

This is what Delino DeShields Jr. looks like after taking a 90 mph pitch to the face

For some of you baseball fans out there, the name Delino DeShields may ring a bell. He spent 13 seasons in the majors with the Montreal Expos, Los Angeles Dodgers, Baltimore Orioles, St. Louis Cardinals, and Chicago Cubs. His son, Delino DeShields Jr., is now working his way up through the minors in attempt to […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros Prospect Takes Fastball To Face, Swells Up Like Balloon (Photo)

Houston Astros prospect Delino DeShields Jr. suffered a serious blow to the face on Friday. The center fielder for the Double-A Corpus Christi team was hit by a fastball on the right side of his face during an evening game in Frisco, Texas, MLB.com reported. Although DeShields was able to walk off the field on his own, he was still taken to the hospital to be treated. A friend later...
Via NESN.com
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Delino DeShields Jr. got smashed in the face with a fastball

Whoa. Astros' prospect @LinoDeShields got hit in the face w/ a 90mph fastball (Via @ctcase10) pic.twitter.com/wfUrWzxSG5 — Jack Moore (@JackPMoore) April 19, 2014
Via The Outside Corner
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Rangers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Dr. Phil calls out the Patriots for their cheating ways

Everything that's already gone wrong at the Rio Olympics

Amar'e Stoudemire's presence (and absence) changed the NBA

We asked Team USA: What other Olympic sport would you play?

Why Gary Bettman's CTE denial is cause for concern for NHL

WATCH: Inside the Nike SNKRS BOX in SF for Golden Air Celebration

WATCH: Five other uniforms Chris Sale should cut up

QUIZ: Name every Olympic event in which the USA has never won a gold medal

Five U.S. Olympians favored to win multiple gold medals

WATCH: What teams should join the Big 12?

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker