UPDATED at 3:10AM Eastern
UNLV sophomore RHP Brady Zuniga was hit by a Matt Andriese line drive to his head tonight during the Rebels game against UC-Riverside. Brady is from Monterey Park, California and his family was in attendance according to reports. He was down for roughly 15 minutes before being taking away by ambulance. The good news is that he was conscious when he left the field. This is a story that is just breaking and we will update with more information as it becomes available. Video of the incident is below.
UPDATE #1 at 2:20AM
UNLV Baseball SID Paul Pancoe tweeted out the following about Zuniga’s condition at 2:07 AM.
Pitcher Brady Zuniga will remain in California tonight but was responsive to doctors after being hit by a line drive in tonight’s game.
UPDATE #2 at 3:10 AM
UNLV Baseball SID Paul Pancoe updated his tweet at 3:07 AM.
Zuniga released from hospital, will stay in california with parents tonight, travel back to vegas tomorrow
This is great news and hopefully we see Brady back on the mound soon.