Teoscar Hernandez's first career homer came off Francisco Liriano, whom he was just traded for
It's been a whirlwind of firsts for Teoscar Hernandez so far in his young MLB career, and two firsts in particular have strong connections to Francisco Liriano.
Before Monday's non-waiver Trade Deadline, Hernandez found himself (along with outfielder Nori Aoki) traded from the Astros to the Blue Jays in exchange for Liriano:
It marked the first time in Hernandez's career that he's been part of a trade. Just last August at Rogers Centre, Hernandez clubbed his first career home run against ... yep, Francisco Liriano:
Funny how these sorts of things happen in life, and in baseball, isn't it?