We have tools and resources that can help you use sports data. “Those guys go over there, they win a big game, give up no hits, and, uh, I catch a ball with my right eye.”, Honestly don’t know how the Jays will recover from this night. “Grich and I were talking about it yesterday, just how crazy the game is, how some things happen and sure enough, about an hour and a half after our conversation in batting practice, it happened to me.”. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter, This Month in Sports ReferenceFind out when we add a feature or make a change.

BALTIMORE — Derek Fisher had one word to sum up his feelings upon learning he had been traded to the Blue Jays from the Houston Astros before the deadline hit… Skip to Content. ""Yeah, he did start it," Marisnick replied.

“I came in, peeked, looked up and I think I just blinded myself, caught the ball on my face. 4 overall prospect according to MLBPipeline.com -- rifled a leadoff home run to the first. So when Fisher retrieved his home run ball, he knew it wasn't going to be his. This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. It was the first time an Astros player hit a home run as his first MLB hit since Teoscar Hernandez did it last August. BALTIMORE — Derek Fisher was able to have a laugh at his own expense on Sunday morning.

Are you a Stathead, too? The Blue Jays outfielder was sporting a black right eye and swollen cheek after taking a fly ball off his face against the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday night, and knew the injury could have been much worse. Shop 2016 Bowman - Chrome Prospects #BCP125 - Derek Fisher cards. Outfielder homers, hits RBI single in Houston's 9-run inning. Fisher capped off his MLB debut with a second walk, landing on base four times.

Unauthorized distribution, transmission or republication strictly prohibited. Find out more. Fisher won’t soon forget his first series with the Jays, considering what happened on Saturday and the fact that his debut for Toronto came in bizarre fashion on Thursday night. Watch our How-To Videos to Become a Stathead, Subscribe to Stathead and get access to more data than you can imagine. "He started it. We present them here for purely educational purposes.

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Do you have a blog? A day later, Blue Jays' Fisher able to see some humour in taking ball off the face. Join our linker program. “Anything is possible in this game and that got reassured for me yesterday,” Fisher said with a chuckle.

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4 overall prospect according to MLBPipeline.com -- rifled a leadoff home run to the first four rows of the Crawford Boxes at Minute Maid Park in the sixth inning of the Astros' 13-2 thumping of the Rangers on Wednesday night.So when a scrum of reporters approached outfielder Jake Marisnick to talk about the home run he smashed in the next at-bat, which led to a nine-run inning, fellow outfielder George Springer offered a piece of advice. He played with the Lakers from 1996 to 2004, and after an 18-year career, became head coach of the Knicks, from 2014 to 2016. © 2020 Toronto Sun, a division of Postmedia Network Inc. All rights reserved. Buy from multiple sellers, and get all your cards in one shipment. Or write about sports?

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Fisher's instant reaction when he got the call to join the Astros was to tell his parents, who flew from the Pennsylvania/New York area to watch his MLB debut. Data Provided By Making his second start for the Jays after being acquired from the Houston Astros on Wednesday, Fisher misplayed a fly ball hit by the Orioles’ Trey Mancini with one out in the bottom of the first inning. He hit an RBI single off Dillon Gee to become the first MLB player to record his first two career hits in the same inning since Adam LaRoche did so for Atlanta on April 7, 2004. “Anything is possible,” Fisher said. HOUSTON -- Well, Derek Fisher settled in quickly.Less than 24 hours from when he joined the Astros, and after a flyout and a walk in his first two MLB plate appearances, Fisher -- Houston's No. Springer said. Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos.

"Going to give it to my dad, for sure," Fisher said.Fisher was not done in that sixth inning.

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“Crazy how it works,” Fisher said. HOUSTON -- Well, Derek Fisher settled in quickly.Less than 24 hours from when he joined the Astros, and after a flyout and a walk in his first two MLB plate appearances, Fisher -- Houston's No. Postmedia is committed to maintaining a lively but civil forum for discussion and encourage all readers to share their views on our articles. A welcome email is on its way.

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There was an error, please provide a valid email address. "His first game to contribute like that and provide some energy and some buzz on a team that's had quite a bit of energy and buzz for the season is pretty remarkable.".

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Do you have a blog? Blue Jays right fielder Derek Fisher gets hit in the face with a first inning fly ball against the Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019. pic.twitter.com/5alEjhDy1q. “You can’t count anything out. Tips and Tricks from our Blog.

“I was being aggressive and I was coming in on the ball and I wanted to be able to be the one to call it and if Teo (centrefielder Teoscar Hernandez) was going to call me off, he was going to call me off,” Fisher said. If you don't see it please check your junk folder. "The home run, which came on an 0-1 fastball from Jeremy Jeffress, left Fisher's bat at 95.7 mph and traveled a projected 346 feet, according to Statcast™.

After Randal Grichuk fouled a ball off his own mouth in the ninth inning against the Orioles, Fisher came to the plate to finish the at-bat, eventually going down in a strikeout that was charged to Grichuk. Derek Fisher WNBA Coaching Record.

Hours later, two of the men sent to the Astros in the trade, pitchers Aaron Sanchez and Joe Biagini, helped Houston throw a no-hitter against the Seattle Mariners. I got super lucky.