VIDEO: Red Sox star, Arizona State alum Dustin Pedroia leaves game after fouling ball off face

Boston Red Sox star and Arizona State alum Dustin Pedroia left Monday's game against the Baltimore Orioles with a nasal contusion after hitting a ball that bounced off home plate and hit him in the face.

The scary moment happened in the fourth inning. Pedroia cleaned blood off his face with a towel as he left the game, according to ESPN.

Pedroia is a four-time All-Star and was the 2008 American League Most Valuable Player. The Red Sox said he is day-to-day.

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