Unless it get filmed and passed around on the internet faster than a joint at a backstage of a snoop dogg concert. Then it becomes a fail. Also i can imagine him cry bloody murder and go into fetus position as soon as that ball hits. Yah... chicks digg that.
Well he's gotta stick the landing, that means no crying in baseball. If he takes it like a boss, it will still go viral, but he'll look like a bad ass. As a cocksman, I think it's an entirely winnable situation.
Rhinoplasty isn't cheap, so better make it count.