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Saturday, August 12, 2017

Andrew McCutchen exits with knee discomfort | MLB.com

“If a knee can get a cramp, that’s what it felt like,” McCutchen said. “Your knee kind of locks up. You wait for it to go away, it goes away. That’s what I was trying to do—wait for it to go away—and it never went away. I knew if I tried to run, I’d be base-to-base. Next thing I know, I’ve got some angry fans screaming, ‘Why didn’t Cutch score?’”

Jim Furtado Posted: August 12, 2017 at 10:42 AM | 5 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: andrew mccutchen, pirates

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   1. Leroy Kincaid Posted: August 12, 2017 at 10:58 AM (#5511834)
Next thing I know, I’ve got some angry fans screaming, ‘Why didn’t Cutch score?’”


I'd guess they didn't know you were injured. If they did, then yes, that's crappy.

And "Cutch" is f!@#ing stupid.
   2. Rennie's Tenet Posted: August 13, 2017 at 11:22 AM (#5512293)
Polanco has re-re-re-injured his hamstring, so it looks like McCutchen will be returning to the Pirates' unique, two-outfielder lineup.
   3. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: August 13, 2017 at 12:03 PM (#5512303)
I'd guess they didn't know you were injured. If they did, then yes, that's crappy.

He was on second when he came out of the game, so he was just speculating as to what might have happened had he stayed in and tried to run.
   4. Leroy Kincaid Posted: August 13, 2017 at 01:02 PM (#5512327)
Billy Face: OK. But I think my point still stands, even as a hypothetical.
   5. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: August 13, 2017 at 03:56 PM (#5512396)
Of course. I think it's probably pretty unlikely to have happened, though, given how popular McCutchen is and the fact that he was obviously favoring the knee when he was leading off second.

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