The 2023 season has been a comedy of errors for the underachieving New York Mets, they usually discovered a brand new solution to embarrass themselves Saturday in opposition to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Should you’re a New York fan, or any sports activities fan not residing below a rock, you’ve got heard of the butt fumble. Effectively, late in Saturday’s contest, Mets’ third baseman Brett Baty pulled off the face fumble. With the Mets trailing the Dodgers 2-1 within the high of the ninth, a sky-high fly-ball alluded a diving Baty, bouncing off the infield dust and into his face.
The blunder allowed Mookie Betts to attain, growing the Dodgers’ benefit to 2 runs. L.A. added three runs within the ninth following the error, strolling away with a 5-1 victory.