March 21, 2014 3:43 PM

Reds pitcher Aroldis Chapman shares photo showing staples in his head

This photo isn’t for the squeamish, but the scar that Reds closer Aroldis Chapman will be left with following surgery to implant a steel plate into his fractured skull will be a lasting reminder that the damage he sustained from getting hit with Salvy Perez’s liner late Wednesday night could’ve been much, much worse.

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