Christian Vazquez pulled fro atlanta braves merch m awkward interview after learning of trade from Red Sox to Astros

August 2, 2022 By Zac Al-Khateeb 0

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Christian Vazquez faced an awkward situation on Monday, with less than 24 hours remainMLB Car Accessoriesing before MLB's trade deadline.

The eight-year catcher for the Red Sox — and Boston's longest-tenured player — learned he had been moved, just hours before his team's road game against the Astros. The team to whom he was traded?

The Astros.

That led to an awkward moment in pregame, in which media members at Minute Maid Park asked the still-processing Vazquez what he thought of the t atlanta braves baseball shirt rade. Someone from the Red Sox public relations department eventually pulled the catcher from the interview:

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Trades involving teams that are about to play are rare, but Boston, at last place atlanta braves game used jersey in the AL East with a 52-52 record (.500), clearly was looking to the future in trading its veteran catcher. Houston, meanwhile, further bolstered its atlanta braves jersey 2022 chances of a deep playoff run shortly after adding power hitter Trey ManMLB Home and Office DecorciniCarlos Rodon Giants Jerseys from Baltimore. Vazquez, who has 73 starts this season, stands to slot in ahead of Kris Bryant Rockies Jerseysa struggling Martin Maldonado as Houston's primary catcher. 

Another curio atlanta braves gear near me us aspect of the Vazquez trade is the fact it took place after he participated in the Red Sox's pitchers meeting, meaning the Astros knew exactly how Boston intended toMLB Kids Clothing pitch to them. (Boston won Monday's contest, 3-2).

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It was undoubtedly a tough situation for Vazquez, but he couldn't have summarized it any better.

After all, MLB is, as he noted, a business.