Quote of the Day: “He’s the new Don Kelly”


This is a pretty amazing tweet, from Danny Knobler of CBSSports.com:

Don Kelly is a 32-year-old career .232 hitter with a .283 on-base percentage and .344 slugging percentage in five seasons as a big leaguer.

Kris Bryant hit in head with pitch, exits game vs. Rockies

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Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant left Sunday afternoon’s game against the Rockies after he was hit in the head by a German Marquez fastball in the top of the first inning. Manager Joe Maddon and a trainer came out to steady Bryant before helping him off the field.

Bryant passed concussion tests, but will continue to be evaluated, the Cubs announced. He has a small laceration above his eye from his sunglasses when he was hit.

Entering Sunday’s action, Bryant was hitting .319/.461/.536 with a pair of home runs and 11 RBI in 89 plate appearances.