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Report: MLB Pitcher Breaks Pitching Hand After Punching Door

A game between the Dodgers and the Giants.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 27: A general view during the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on April 27, 2017 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

An MLB pitcher suffered a serious injury after a terrible outing on Monday night. San Francisco Giants closer Hunter Strickland reportedly broke his pitching hand.

How did he do it? Well, after giving up three runs and blowing the save, Strickland allegedly punched a door.

It was Strickland's fourth blown save of the season. Clearly frustrated after failing to secure a win against the Miami Marlins, Strickland let that frustration get the better of him.

According to local NBC Sports reporter Alex Pavlovic, Strickland will have surgery on the injured hand. He'll miss 6-to-8 weeks with the broken hand.

The Giants also lost former closer Mark Melancon earlier this year, opening the door for Strickland.

This was Strickland's second blown save in his last three outings.

It's a touch blow for the Giants. San Francisco currently sits three games under .500, and 5.5 games behind first the place Arizona Diamondbacks in the National League West.