The Atlanta Braves confirmed that their star pitcher Mike Soroka what remains of the 2020 season of MLB for a tear in the Achilles tendon.
Soroka He tried to cover first base after a hit by JD Davis, but he rushed his fall to run and that caused the tear. In the video you can see how something stands out in the calf of Mike Soroka when your leg falls after shipping.
This is the exact moment of the injury:
You can see something in Mike Soroka’s right calf/achilles area pop before he went down to the ground.
Really hope this kid is okay 🙏🏼 pic.twitter.com/8dJ3P0kWvS
– Danny Vietti (@DannyVietti) August 4, 2020
The Braves confirmed the injury of Soroka through your Twitter account.
RHP Mike Soroka suffered a torn right Achilles’ tendon tonight. He is out for the season.
— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) August 4, 2020
In his second start of the season, Whate Soroka He pitched 2.1 innings and allowed three hits, 4 earned runs and awarded 4 walks, until a bad drop kicked him out of the game. Soroka He needed the help of two assistants to leave the field.
The injury of Mike Soroka He has us devastated here at Fildeo because he is one of our favorite pitchers: sober and precise; we agree with analysts who see him as “the next pitcher of the decade” in la MLBSo we hope you can recover from this injury soon.
At 22, Mike Soroka He made history by becoming the youngest pitcher after José Fernández to open an Opening Day game in this 2020 season.
In this Campaign, Soroka he went without a decision in two starts with a 1.59 ERA and 8 strikeouts 11.1 innings thrown with the Atlanta Braves.