Below is a picture of Yasiel Puig literally respecting the game. The caption he wrote under the pic:
thank you sir for giving me the opportunity to learn the history of this great baseball player this will be another inspiration to keep fighting hard in my career #baseball #clemente #21 #3000 #mlb #mlbfancave #thanks #goodday #goodtime #goodbless
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, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago-Sun Times reports. 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.