In NLDS Game 2, Noah Syndergaard retired his fair share of batters … and Travis d'Arnaud's glove
Syndergaard retires batters, d'Arnaud's glove
Question: What do the moon and Travis d'Arnaud have in common?
Answer: They're both constantly being bombarded by meteorites, except some come from space and others are courtesy of Noah Syndergaard's arm. Both have to brace themselves for impact:
Yes, the moon has a face and it looks like d'Arnaud's when he's receiving a 101 mph fastball. And just like the surface of the moon, d'Arnaud's glove was showing some damage. So, after the first out in the third inning of NLDS Game 2 and yet another 90+ mph pitch, d'Arnaud had to get a new one:
Our favorite celestial body has to suck it up, though. Can't really get a new one of those.