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SEE IT: Mets RHP Yohan Ramirez ejected for throwing behind Rhys Hoskins

Rhys Hoskins has become public enemy No.1 in the eyes of Mets fans after his late slide on Friday hit Jeff McNeil in the knee, causing the benches to clear.

While it wasn’t clear how manager Carlos Mendoza would handle Hoskins’ actions on Opening Day, it seemed like the Brewers first baseman would, seemingly, receive a message in the late innings of Saturday’s contest.

RHP Yohan Ramirez started the seventh inning and after an infield error by Francisco Lindor, Ramirez struck out Jake Bauers to bring up Hoskins. The first pitch from Ramirez went behind Hoskins causing the slugger to put his hands on his hips in disbelief.

While the benches didn’t clear, although players on both sides were ready, cooler heads prevailed as Brewers manager Pat Murphy came out to argue the intention of Ramirez. After the umpires gathered, they deemed it was intentional and ejected Ramirez.

Ramirez who made his 2024 debut on Saturday, exited the game to a standing ovation from the Citi Field faithful.

Hoskins would walk in a four-pitch at-bat finished by Jorge Lopez. A day after becoming the talk of Mets land, Hoskins haunted New York again by going 3-for-3 with a walk and four RBI on Saturday.