Welcome again, Trey.
Orioles fan favourite Trey Mancini made his return to Camden Yards in Baltimore’s residence opener Thursday, his first residence recreation since lacking the 2020 season whereas battling colon cancer.
Baltimore trustworthy welcomed Mancini again to the sector with a heat, prolonged ovation from followers and gamers alike.
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In March 2020, Mancini revealed that he had a malignant tumor eliminated and could be out for the 12 months whereas present process therapy for Stage 3 colon cancer. In November, Mancini revealed that he was cancer-free and was all methods go for the 2021 season.
Mancini, ever the stylish man, tried to divert a few of the consideration from himself, saying that correct reward and credit score needs to be given to Red Sox pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez for returning to the sector in 2021, after he was sidelined with COVID-19 issues.
Trey Mancini is aware of he is going to get lots of consideration right now in residence opener, however he hopes followers additionally acknowledge Eduardo Rodriguez’s return to the mound. Missed the 2020 season after testing optimistic for COVID-19 and subsequently handled myocarditis, irritation of the center.
— Roch Kubatko (@masnRoch) April 8, 2021
So not solely has Mancini wrecked cancer, however he is destroyed pitching, mashing 35 residence runs in 2019 with a 136 OPS+. Here’s hoping that Mancini retains crushing it in 2021.