Default Shorted battery

Accidentally touched the battery screw's with a screwdriver. Is the battery shot? The phone only attempts to come on while on a charger.

Sent from my Desire HD using xda premium
Current Phone:
Motorola Atrix HD - P A C man ALL IN 1

Previous Phones:
Motorola Atrix 4G - broken
HTC Inspire 4G - Stolen
Htc Fuze - Bad Digitizer
Htc Tilt - Broken Cable
Samsung SGH A707 - bad battery
Motorola RAZR v9 - broken in half
Motorola RAZR v3 - backup phone
Nokia 6102
Nokia 3100
Nokia 3530
Nokia 5195
Nokia 1610