Mets’ Wilmer Flores Cried On The Field After He Thought He Had Been Traded
In the middle of the Mets-Padres game, there were rumors circulating that Mets second baseman Wilmer Flores had been traded to the Brewers.
— Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) July 30, 2015
Flores, who has played for the Mets his entire career, was told about the rumor from fans in the stands and instantly got emotional. In the top of the eighth inning you can see Flores tear up while continuing to play second base.
Surreal scene. Mets trade Wilmer Flores but leave him in game. Flores then cries on field while playing. pic.twitter.com/0CDpjGpwpS
— Jimmy Traina (@JimmyTraina) July 30, 2015