Originally posted on Buzz On Broad  |  Last updated 5/8/12

On Sunday, the Phillies had a 9-3 win over the Washington Nationals.  During the game, while attempting to make a diving catch, Jason Werth's wrist was severely broken.  When asked whether or not he heard the Phillies fans in the crowed screaming when he left the field he had this to say: 

“After walking off the field feeling nauseous knowing my wrist was broke and hearing Philly fans yelling ‘You deserve it,’ and, ‘That’s what you get,’ I am motivated to get back quickly and see to it personally those people never walk down Broad Street in celebration again."

In a compelling statement that ought not be overlooked by Phillies fans, Werth vows to come back and prevent us another World Series - but can he? Is Werth single-handedly capable of causing enough disruption in the Phillies season? Only time will tell. For now, we'll just have to just take it as what it's worth: angry words from a disgruntled ex-Philly. 

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