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Francisco Álvarez would delay his return to the diamond

It is reported that the Mets catcher must travel to Venezuela for family matters

Francisco Alvarez would be delaying his return from the disabled list, which was originally scheduled for early next week. This was reported by journalist Anthony DiComo of MLB.com.

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However, the aforementioned professional clarified that it is not a problem related to injuries and that the Venezuelan must travel to Venezuela to resolve a family matter.

In fact, the native of Guatire must already be almost at full physical condition, because this week He was behind the plate for all nine innings of a no-hitter, no-run game. with the Class-A Advanced branch of the New York Mets, where Joshua Cornielly pitched; taking the rescue.

However, in five rehabilitation games in the Minor Leagues, Francisco Álvarez averaged .214 (14-for-3) with a home run, three runs batted in, two runs scored, an OBP of .353 and an OPS of .782 in 17 plate appearances. While, as a catcher he has performed in 28 innings without making an error in 34 defensive chances; including two outs in attempted robbery.

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