by Reggie Noble on August 21, 2013

Atlanta Braves outfielder Jason Heyward found that out the hard way a few minutes ago when a Jonathan Niese pitch sailed a little too up and a little too in.

Heyward was on the ground for a bit and was bleeding from the mouth, but was able to walk off under his own power.

Baseball players: they’re really not paid enough, are they?

[H/T: Eye on Baseball]