Originally posted on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 4/17/13
  Ahhh, another case of bizarre baseball injuries–this time the culprit is none other than red bull. I kid you not. As hot as the Braves are they’d hate to lose Avilan for any amount of time after he went down Tuesday with a strained hamstring and cramp. The exact source of the injury though is a bit perplexing… Braves beat writer David O’Brien clues us in on the matter on twitter: #Braves Avilan said he’ll stick with water and Powerade instead of his usual pregame Red Bull, which might have contributed to cramping. — David O’Brien (@ajcbraves) April 17, 2013 Let’s just do the obvious and add this to the interminable list of bizarre baseball injuries.
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