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On the mound, Ohtani is 4-1 with a 3.10 ERA and 61 strikeouts in 49.1 innings. With the bat, he’s slashing.289/.372/.535 with six homers and an OPS of.907. Add it all together and he’s been worth 2.0 WAR so far, according to the Baseball Reference http://www.officialpanthersfootballshops.com/YOUTH+CHRISTIAN+MCCAFFREY+JERSEY formula. What he’s been doing is pretty much unprecedented in modern baseball. Once the Christian McCaffrey Youth Jersey shiny newness wore off of Ohtani around late April, a lot of fans stopped paying attention.
Also, starter Masahiro Tanaka left the game in the sixth inning after suffering tight hamstrings scoring on a sacrifice fly. He’ll be evaluated again Saturday.
Meanwhile, the Mets (27-33) have now lost seven straight, and 12 of 14. Injuries have taken a toll on the Mets since they opened the season a promising 11-1, and the team shared more bad news Friday. Ace Noah Syndergaard, who has been on the DL since May 29 with a strained ligament in the index finger of Womens Mark Scheifele Jersey his pitching hand, was expected to be activated from the disabled list Sunday to start against the Yankees. But the club announced he will not start, after experiencing swelling and discomfort playing catch.
And the club also placed closer Jeurys Familia on the 10-day DL with right shoulder soreness. Every club must deal with injuries, but the Mets have had more than their share of medical ailments. Catcher Travis d’Arnaud (elbow) and outfielder juan Lagares (toe) are out for the season, and many other players, including Jacob deGrom, Yoenis Cespedes, Todd Frazier, Wilmer Flores and AJ Ramos, have spent time on the DL.