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Jarrett Parker made an outstanding catch, and his reward is a trip to the disabled list.

On Saturday, the San Francisco Giants outfielder chased a drive by Colorado’s DJ LeMahieu. Parker made a spectacular running catch, slammed into the wall – and immediately reacted in pain. He went to one knee, tried to run off the field, but went down again.

Now, we know why.

Parker suffered a broken collar bone and will be out of action eight weeks, according to San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, who told reporters after the game:

“He’s probably looking at some kind of surgery to get it fixed. They do need to get it fixed, so this thing will heal quicker and we’ll get him back sooner.”

Ray Marcano About the author:
Ray grew up in the Bronx, New York, so no surprise --- he's a lifelong New York Yankee fan. He's suffered through the last 40 years of bad New York hoops (he's a Knicks fan) and gets occasional giggles from the Rangers (NHL finals last year!).  In addition to his ...Read more
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