PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Nothing will keep Pirates player Ryan Vogelsong away from PNC Park, not even taking a pitch straight to the head.

The player’s wife Nicole Vogelsong tweeted that he went “straight from the hospital to the game.”

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Vogelsong was recovering at Allegheny General Hospital after being hit in the head by a pitch in the second inning of Monday’s game against the Rockies.

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He was placed on the disabled list with facial fractures.