Billy Hamilton joined the Mets on Tuesday in D.C. regardless of his flight from New York getting canceled.
Having simply signed Hamilton, the Mets did not know concerning the speedster’s aversion to trains and requested him to take a rail down to fulfill them. As a substitute, the outfielder opted for a automobile experience.
Hamilton does not wish to experience trains as a result of the present ‘Felony Minds’ has portrayed the transportation technique as harmful.
“I instructed them I watch an excessive amount of ‘Felony Minds’ for the practice,” Hamilton mentioned to reporters.
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There’s a hostage scenario on a practice in a 2005 episode of ‘Felony Minds’ known as ‘Derailed’ — though it is unclear whether or not that is the precise one which gave Hamilton pause on the considered driving a practice to the mid-Atlantic.
Hamilton, who at this stage is generally used as a pinch-runner, didn’t function within the Mets’ 5-Three loss to the Nationals.