GCL Mets player injured during game

The Gulf Coast League’s Manuel Hilario was knocked unconscious during a game on Friday.

He was later transported to the hospital, where Mets vice president Paul DePodesta said he was undergoing tests (Rubin, August 22).

Hilario’s teammate, Dash Winningham, later tweeted:

Another teammate, Dale Burdick, tweeted:

This season, the 22-year-old Hilario is hitting .237 with a .306 OBP, three doubles and one home run.