Found April 09, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
Los Angeles Angels right-handed starting pitcher Jered Weaver exited Sunday night’s contest against the Texas Rangers after landing awkwardly on his non-throwing arm. The ace’s left elbow – which has been diagnosed as strained – continues to be “painful,” and his next start is questionable, according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today. Jered Weaver says that his left elbow is painful, and his next start is questionable for #Angels — Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) April 8, 2013 Weaver fell down hard to avoid a line drive on Sunday. In doing so, he injured his left arm and ultimately had to exit the contest. Weaver is next scheduled to pitch on Saturday against the Houston Astros, but that appearance is now in jeopardy depending on how his arm responds to treatment. Even before the injury, Weaver was struggling against the Rangers. He allowed five runs on seven hits and four walks with only two strikeouts over his five innings of work. His fastball velocity was also considerably lower than usual, as it was consistently sitting in the mid-80’s. Follow @mlbinjurynews !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.mlbinjurynews.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })(); Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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