Mets clear benches, voice frustration after Pete Alonso hit by pitch on neck vs. Angels

Mets clear benches, voice frustration after Pete Alonso hit by pitch on neck vs. Angels

NEW YORK — In the Los Angeles Angels’ 5-3 win over the New York Mets on Saturday at Citi Field, two players exited after getting hit on or near the head. One instance occurred in a highly unusual way. The other occurrence — from the Mets’ perspective — has become all too familiar.
With the first pitch of the eighth inning, Angels reliever José Soriano hit Mets star first baseman Pete Alonso on the neck with a 78-mph curveball. After Alonso got up from the ground, he had some words with catcher Logan O’Hoppe and looked visibly frustrated. The benches cleared, but no fighting…


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