Cubs’ Javier Baez’s Thumb Injury Diagnosed as Hairline Fracture

Cubs’ Javier Baez’s Thumb Injury Diagnosed as Hairline Fracture

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Chicago Cubs star Javier Baez suffered a hairline fracture in his left thumb, according to MLB.com's Jordan Bastian. Baez will visit the team's hand specialist to get a better idea of how long he'll be out of action. The veteran shortstop has proved to be relatively durable throughout the start of his career.nfl nike jerseys cheap china Though he started the 2016 season on the disabled list due to a left thumb contusion, he averaged 143.5 games in his first two full seasons in the big leagues. He dealt with right groin tightness and a left elbow contusion last year, although neither ailment sent him to the then-DL. He wound up playing in 160 games in 2018. After bursting onto the scene in 2016, Baez has only gotten better with…
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Red Sox Rumors: Dave Dombrowski Had Contract Requests Rejected Before Firing

Red Sox Rumors: Dave Dombrowski Had Contract Requests Rejected Before Firing

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Though the Boston Red Sox firing president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski Monday was a surprise from the outside, it reportedly came after tensions within the organization. According to Evan Drellich of The Athletic, Dombrowski had asked for an extension multiple times since winning the World Series last October but was turned down. The 63-year-old also had to push ownership for an extension for pitcher Chris Sale, which he "did not handle smoothly." "There were many days when functionality inside the Red Sox front office felt like a minor miracle to the people around him," Drellich wrote.nfl cheap nike jerseys The veteran executive joined the Red Sox in August of 2015 as the Red Sox were completing their second straight last place finish. The team won the AL East the…
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Musgrove scratched from start with foot discomfort

Musgrove scratched from start with foot discomfort

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Pirates right-hander Joe Musgrove was scratched from his scheduled start against the St. Louis Cardinals because of right foot discomfort.cheap nike nfl jerseys wholesale Rookie right-hander Alex McRae got the start in Musgrove's place Friday night against the National League Central-leading Cardinals. McRae entered the night 0-3 with a 9.98 ERA in six games, including one start. McRae allowed two earned runs on three hits over five innings but didn't get the decision in the Pirates' 9-4 victory. Musgrove is 9-12 with a 4.67 ERA in 29 games this season, all but one of them as a starter.cheap nfl jerseys china nike After the game, Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said it was uncertain if Musgrove would be ready to pitch when his turn in the rotation next comes up Wednesday…
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Cubs’ Baez to get MRI on thumb, remains out

Cubs’ Baez to get MRI on thumb, remains out

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Chicago Cubs shortstop Javy Baez will get an MRI on his left thumb Saturday as he continues to remain out of the lineup after jamming it on a headfirst slide last Sunday. "When he came in today [Friday] he tried to swing," manager Joe Maddon said. "It still didn't feel right. As opposed to continually waiting, we just want to find out what we're dealing with."cheap nfl jerseys china nike Baez will miss his fourth consecutive game Friday and will miss Saturday's contest against the Mcheap nfl jerseys china nikeilwaukee Brewers as well. He was a late scratch Thursday after attempting to take batting practice. The Cubs won't have a timetable for him until after they see the results of the MRI. Meanwhile, pitcher Yu Darvish was cleared to start…
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Cubs send down Russell; Bryant tweaks knee

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The Chicago Cubs sent struggling second baseman Addison Russell to the minors on Wednesday and also saw All-Star third baseman Kris Bryant exit with a knee injury at the San Francisco Giants.cheap nfl nike jerseys free shipping Bryant homered in the top of the third but left with right knee soreness in the fifth inning of the 4-1 victory. He said he tweaked his knee during indoor batting practice before the game and aggravated it when his cleat got caught in the turf. The Cubs are off Thursday, but Bryant said he thinks he'll play Friday at the Milwaukee Brewers. Also on Wednesday, the team activated All-Star catcher Willson Contreras from the injured list and scratched left-hander Jon Lester from his scheduled start because of an illness. Russell was sent…
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Hicks’ grab, Didi’s 7 RBIs lead Yanks to wild win

Hicks’ grab, Didi’s 7 RBIs lead Yanks to wild win

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Loud shouts, random yells and blaring, bass-thumping, speaker-rattling music could be heard vibrating through the heavy wooden doors that separated the New York Yankees' clubhouse from the Target Field service-level tunnel late Tuesday night. All with good reason. Minutes prior, the American League-leading Yankees -- led in large part by shortstop Didi Gregorius' five-hit, seven-RBI night and Aaron Hicks' game-ending, diving catch -- had secured arguably their biggest win of the season, coming back and holding on in the most dramatic of fashions on the road to beat the Minnesota Twins, the current kings of the AL Central, 14-12 in a back-and-forth game that ended in 10 innings.cheap nfl jerseys nike china "That's a postseason game right there," Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge said, hinting at an October rematch between…
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Phils’ Neris banned 3 games for hitting Freese

Phils’ Neris banned 3 games for hitting Freese

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Phillies closer Hector Neris was suspended three games and fined an undisclosed amount for intentionally throwing a pitch in the area of the head of Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman David Freese.cheap nfl nike jerseys from china Joe Torre, chief baseball officer for Major League Baseball, announced the suspension and fine Wednesday, a day after the incident in the ninth inning of the Phillies' 9-8 home victory. Neris had just given up a three-run homer to Dodgers rookie Matt Beaty. On the next pitch, Neris hit Freese in the back with a 95 mph fastball.nfl cheap jerseys nike Neris, who said hitting Freese was not intentional, was ejected. Phillies manager Gabe Kapler went out to argue Neris' case and got tossed as well. Neris has appealed his suspension. He was…
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Roberts surprised by Jansen’s reversal on injury

Roberts surprised by Jansen’s reversal on injury

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Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts says it's "a little bit tough to swallow" that closer Kenley Jansen changed his mind about the severity of a foot injury after blowing a save Tuesday night against the Philadelphia Phillies.china nike nfl jerseys cheap Jansen was struck in the foot by Adam Haseley's grounder in the ninth inning but told Roberts he was OK to continue pitching. After blowing the lead in Philadelphia's 9-8 victory, Jansen told reporters that he should have come out of the game. He was limping in the clubhouse postgame. Roberts said Wednesday that he was caught off-guard by Jansen's remarks.cheap nfl nike jerseys from china "I think I do a very good job of being honest with my guys," Roberts said. "We're all trying to win. We're…
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Kemp’s short tenure with Mets comes to end

Kemp’s short tenure with Mets comes to end

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The New York Mets have released veteran outfielder Matt Kemp. Triple-A affiliate Syracuse, with which Kemp had been playing, announced the move Friday. The Mets signed Kemp, 34, to a minor league contract in May, a few weeks after the Reds released the three-time All-Star. He ended up appearing in eight games for Syracuse as he dealt with a broken rib suffered in April, hitting .235 (8-for-34) with one home run and three RBIs in the minors.nike nfl jerseys wholesale cheap "We're going to exhaust every effort we can to find the best players we can and we've got a couple of veteran guys we have tried out,'' Mets manager Mickey Callaway said. "Some work, some don't." Kemp is a .285 career hitter with 281 homers, 1,010 RBIs and an…
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Rested Cubs offense ready to walk, romp its way to more big wins

Rested Cubs offense ready to walk, romp its way to more big wins

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Perhaps an early second-half statement is being made at Wrigley Field this weekend, as the Chicago Cubs' offense announced its post-All-Star break presence with a bang on Saturday. Actually, they did it with a walk -- several of them -- in the team's 10-4 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.nike nfl jerseys wholesale cheap "Our real success, from now forward, it comes down to us controlling our strike zone," Cubs manager Joe Maddon said. "That's where you'll stay away from slumps, and that's where you'll get better with runners in scoring position." It's not sexy. And fans might not dig it like they do the long ball, but for Maddon, a walk really is as good as a hit. On a sweltering afternoon, Cubs batters didn't take the bait when Pirates…
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