Found August 18, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
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After making a sensation catch that resulted in a sprained knee, Carlos Gomez is making progress.  However, he's not quite ready to return to the lineup.  He shouldn't be out long, though.  Gomez could return in a few days. According to Adam McCalvy of MLB.com, the Brewers expect to know a lot more about Gomez's future today.  They have been monitoring him closely.  While a trip to the DL has not been ruled out, it seems increasingly unlikely as Gomez makes progress. "Dan [Wright, the Brewers' head athletic trainer] told me today and tomorrow are going to be really important as to if we can go through this thing without [placing Gomez on the disabled list]," Roenicke said. "Maybe he's just out, whatever, four, five, six days. We'll know a lot more today and [Sunday]." Gomez is a key part of the Brewers future, so the team will not do anything to rush him back early from injury.  The team is in a position of possibility.  They aren't competitive this season, but there is a good chance they will be next season.  Gomez will be a big part of that.  Since coming over from the Minnesota Twins, Gomez has turned into an All-Star…literally. Gomez is a career .254/.302/.404 hitter.  But this season, he made his first All-Star Game and is hitting .288/.339/.519 with 18 home runs.  Gomez hit 19 home runs all of last season.  He is starting to find his power stroke and is hitting for a higher average.  The Brewers expect more of the same going forward if he can stay healthy. Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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