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Tony Conigliaro
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Tony Conigliaro


Tony Conigliaro's left cheekbone is shattered by a fastball thrown by Angels' hurler Jack Hamilton. The 22-year old Red Sox slugger will miss the rest of 1967 and all of the next year, and will never come close to the Hall of Fame potential displayed during his first three seasons.

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