Carlos Rodon has had season for the San Francisco Giants, however Tuesday night time was not the right-hander’s best hour.
A annoyed Rodon, who struggled within the Giants’ 7-3 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks, kicked a bat and struck teammate Thairo Estrada in his proper leg. Estrada was capable of stand up however was limping.
The 26-year-old shortstop, who performed 61 video games for the Yankees over the 2019-2020 seasons, remained within the recreation.
It wasn’t Rodon’s solely outburst within the Giants’ loss. He additionally angrily threw his glove within the dugout on the finish of the second inning after giving up a two-run homer to the Diamondbacks’ Sergio Alcantara.
Rodon, who allowed 5 runs in six innings, is 8-6 and has a 3.18 ERA because the Giants fell to 48-49.
Regardless of his tantrums, Rodon nonetheless might be a trade-deadline goal for contending groups seeking to enhance their beginning pitching.