Tony Conigliaro Beaned

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Date of Event: August 18, 1967

On August 18, 1967, one pitch changed Tony Conigliaro’s career, and life. A fastball got away from Angel’s pitcher, Jack Hamilton, and hit Conigliaro right in the face. The force of the pitch severely damaged his left eye, causing vison problems so bad he was eventually forced to quit.