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Here is a harrowing-as-hell video of Rich Hill taking a pitch directly to the Adam’s apple:

Rich Hill has got to have a neck of steel, because the tough baseball man eventually got up and made his way to first base, then pitched two more innings before exiting the game. He was reportedly taken to the hospital after the game for an X-ray, the results of which were negative. Rich Hill is an X-Man.