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Friday, April 13, 2018

Kevin Plawecki breaks left hand

Tomas Nido be enough?

Jim Furtado Posted: April 13, 2018 at 02:44 PM | 15 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: kevin plawecki, mets

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   1. Howie Menckel Posted: April 13, 2018 at 03:26 PM (#5653361)
The Jose Loboton Era begins in Flushing.

God help us all.
   2. Lassus Posted: April 13, 2018 at 03:28 PM (#5653363)
It's random prospect magic time.
   3. The usual palaver and twaddle (Met Fan Charlie) Posted: April 13, 2018 at 03:41 PM (#5653386)
Tim Tebow for Wilson Ramos. Right now.

Who says no?
   4. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: April 13, 2018 at 03:50 PM (#5653394)
Who says no?
The Lord.
   5. Zonk prescribes Rezine for TDS Posted: April 13, 2018 at 04:12 PM (#5653419)
Kind of feels like if you're gonna trade Tebow for a spare catcher, it ought to be Jesus Sucre...
   6. Adam Starblind Posted: April 13, 2018 at 04:53 PM (#5653448)
Has anyone seen Omir Santos?
   7. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: April 13, 2018 at 04:57 PM (#5653453)
I think he was here earlier, but he left like an hour ago with some girl.
   8. RJ in TO Posted: April 13, 2018 at 05:46 PM (#5653482)
I didn't realize Travis d'Arnaud needed Tommy John surgery. There's a guy who would probably like a do-over on his career.
   9. Leroy Kincaid Posted: April 13, 2018 at 06:05 PM (#5653485)
Kevin Plawecki breaks left hand


What the hell did he do that for?!
   10. The Anthony Kennedy of BBTF (Scott) Posted: April 13, 2018 at 06:40 PM (#5653496)
Bring me the head of JT Realmuto.

(Also, I assume the rest of him comes with the head.)
   11. Howie Menckel Posted: April 13, 2018 at 07:49 PM (#5653524)
Lobaton TRIPLES in his first AB as a Met because of course he did.

hey, he had 3 triples in 1229 previous career PA, so he has wheels.

Frazier also had just hit his first Mets HR. CitiField crowd mainly delirious because it was almost 80 degrees today, but the 10-1 thing also is fun.
   12. Jose is an Absurd Force of Nature Posted: April 13, 2018 at 07:56 PM (#5653529)
#5 is really good.
   13. Walt Davis Posted: April 13, 2018 at 11:14 PM (#5653650)
What the hell did he do that for?!

Game theory ... if you don't break your hand every once in a while, your opponents will know you're never going to and take advantage of that.
   14. formerly dp Posted: April 14, 2018 at 08:53 AM (#5653712)
11-1 makes losing d'Arnaud and Plawecki in the same week sting a bit less, but this is still a rough spot for them to be in. Plawecki will be back in a few weeks, so I guess they can roll with Lobaton & Nido in the interim. I'm ok with Plawecki as the #1 catcher for the rest of the year. Not ideal but the gap between d'Arnaud and Lobaton isn't going to be what keeps this team from the playoffs.
   15. Tom T Posted: April 14, 2018 at 02:01 PM (#5653778)
What the hell did he do that for?!


I assume the Purdue connection had something to do with it? Only major sport where one of our current or former players had not suffered a notable injury at some point in the last six months....

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