Christian Yelich left tonight’s game with a fractured right knee cap. He will miss the remainder of the season.
Christian Yelich suffered fractured knee cap and is out for the season, team announces
Breaking: Christian Yelich will miss the remainder of the season with a fractured right knee cap, the Milwaukee Brewers announced.
Christian Yelich in the last calendar year:
If that had been one actual season, you know how many players have ever had one like it?
That would be nobody!
Christian Yelich will miss the rest of the season with a fractured kneecap.
Yelich's season OPS will finish at 1.100, the highest in a qualified season in Brewers history.
He also becomes the 2nd reigning MVP ever to record a 40-30 season.
Here’s the foul ball that knocks Christian Yelich out for the rest of the season. Brewers say he has a fractured kneecap. (Video via @FOXMarlins
Christian Yelich was
6th in stolen bases (30)
3rd in home runs (44)
3rd in intentional walks (16)
3rd in batting avg (.330)
2nd in on base % (.430)
1st in slugging % (.730)
1st in OPS (1.102)
1st in total bases (328)
1st in win probability added (7.1)
1st in runs created (150)
Reigning MVP Christian Yelich has suffered fractured kneecap after fouling a ball off his right knee in the first inning, David Stearns announced. It’s season ending and he’ll travel back to Milwaukee tomorrow for further evaluation.
Lorenzo Cain said Christian Yelich had tears in his eyes after learning his kneecap was broken, understandably so:
JUST IN: #Brewers announce that OF Christian Yelich will miss remainder of season after fracturing his knee while fouling off a pitch on Tuesday night. The reigning NL MVP has 44 homers for Milwaukee, who sit 1.5 GB in wild-card race. #MLB MORE: https://t.co/Kn2ZeHZUWM
Will do whatever it takes to give Christian Yelich my knee cap
Christian Yelich is out for the season with a fractured right knee cap, the Brewers announce
REPORT: The #Brewers lose Christian Yelich for the rest of the season after fracturing his right knee cap. That honestly hurt to watch.... https://t.co/Af1iX4cJs2
Jesus Aguilar got traded. Travis Shaw completely stopped hitting. Jeremy Jeffress got DFA'd.
CHRISTIAN YELICH BROKE HIS KNEECAP ON A DAMN FOUL BALL IN THE MIDST OF A HISTORIC SEASON
Fire 2019 into the sun.
You have got to be kidding. With the Brewers just 1.5 games back of the final NL wildcard spot, Christian Yelich is done for the season with a fractured knee cap he suffered tonight. Brutal for Milwaukee and one of the games best. https://t.co/qsVil8EP5X
Christian Yelich abandonó el juego de esta noche con una fractura en la rodilla derecha. Se perderá el resto de la temporada.
¡Le deseamos una pronta recuperación!
So Christian Yelich's 2019 totals will be: .329/.429/.671 slash line, 44 HR, 97 RBI, 100 R, 30-32 SB in 131 G.
Christian Yelich is out for the season.
Are the Brewers done?
How will this affect the NL MVP race?
Stages of grief ft. Yelich:
Denial: I can’t believe Christian Yelich busted his kneecap
Anger: WHY IS THIS HAPPENING GODDAMNIT FUCK
Bargaining: TAKE MY KNEECAP, TAKE ANYTHING YOU NEED
Depression: This is how the apocalypse starts, so let me cry and eat my Kit Kat
Yelich was injured during a first inning at-bat when he lined a foul ball directly into his right knee. https://t.co/BVGVLRsPQV
While I’ve never had the honor of meeting Christian Yelich, it’s quite apparent to me he carries himself with great class both on and off the field. He is a terrific ball player and an even better person. With apologies to Jimmy Dugan, there is crying in baseball today. #Yelich