Francisco Lindor just barged into Jeff McNeil's postgame press conference to give McNeil a big hug and say: "It was a ratcoon. A ratcoon."
Since their clubhouse kerfuffle, Francisco Lindor and Jeff McNeil are batting a combined .444 with two home runs, three extra-base hits, three runs scored and four RBI. 🐀🦝
Jeff McNeil homers, camera immediately pans to Francisco Lindor. Well done.
It’s amazing how Mets beat reporters are working harder than ever to uncover the details of the “incident” between Lindor and McNeil last night than they did about Mickey Callaway sexually harassing several women.
lindor and mcneil last night 🐀🦝
Fresh off his polar bear hug with Pete Alonso, Francisco Lindor cracks an RBI single to center for some insurance.
Since snapping his 0-for-26 skid at the plate, Lindor is 5-for-9.
Mets 4, D-backs 1, bottom seven.
FINAL: Mets 4, D-backs 2
WP: Joey Lucchesi
LP: Merrill Kelly
SV: Trevor May
📰 Rodent pals Francisco Lindor and Jeff McNeil accounted for three-quarters of the Mets' offense in a fourth straight win.
📊 Record: 15-13
📈 Streak: W4
🏃♂️ Pace: 87-75
Next: May 9 vs. ARI, 1:10 p.m.
FRANCISCO LINDOR SCORES FROM FIRST ON A STOLEN BASE!!!!!
Francisco Lindor came up BIG last night with a game-tying 2-run homer in the 7th
Get your morning started with a "THAT BALL IS OUTTA HERE" call from the one and only Gary Cohen
If you’re a sports media person who has spent years passing along lies and PR spin from owners and front offices without a hint of scrutiny, you don’t get to complain about Francisco Lindor telling a story about a rat and a raccoon.
"That was a ratcoon. A ratcoon."
Francisco Lindor gives Jeff McNeil a big hug and congratulates him on his night 😂
The Lindor McNeil combo has been spectacular tonight. Of course it has. I love baseball.
Francisco Lindor interrupts Jeff McNeil's media availability to give him a big hug. Says, "Rat-coon right here." Nice moment.
The worm is turning for Francisco Lindor 👀
Lindor scoring McNeil. Poetic!
Trevor May says his alter ego, "DJ Hey Beef," made his NYC debut in the Mets clubhouse today. He added that Francisco Lindor is planning to upgrade the team's speaker system.
"I'm sure we'll have more than enough power moving forward," May said.
Francisco Lindor Punch James McCann and Dom Smith in the face challenge
Here's that Alonso play to bail out Lindor. And man was Jeurys Familia fired up.
The Mets: That's not how anyone in the organization wanted Lindor and McNeil to respond.
Also the Mets: https://t.co/LfzVysTHCj
Hold up, the Spanish call of Francisco Lindor’s game-tying homer the other night was absolutely electric. #LGM https://t.co/4jfabZFiHA
Francisco Lindor over his last 3 games:
5-for-11, 2B, HR, 3 RBI, 4 BB, one great right hook
Trevor May on DJing for the Mets clubhouse:
"There's a gross misunderstanding from a lot of the guys in that clubhouse what DJing is... we need a little bit more of a powerful speaker system. We've got [Lindor] on it." 😂
Jeff McNeil says he has a great relationship with Francisco Lindor:
"We have a very good relationship. It's only gonna grow from here. It's been fantastic to get to know him and play alongside him."
Francisco Lindor just interrupted Jeff McNeil’s press conference with a hug 🤣
Francisco Lindor: "RAT-COON."
Zack Scott on how Lindor and McNeil handled it publicly: "No one at the organization would make the recommendation to handle it that way." https://t.co/paB2Bw9gGn
I’m stupefied they let J.D. Davis outright lie to their faces about his involvement in the Astros scandal, but they’re up in arms about Lindor.
One lied to save himself, and the other joked to keep the heat off his team.
Somehow the latter was deemed worse.
• Don’t look now but Francisco Lindor is on a 3-game hitting streak (5/11) with 2 XBH & a SB
He also has a 1:4 K:BB over this time span & seems to be getting more & more comfortable
His buy low window is almost closed, take advantage of his .190 BA today