Posted May 29, 2012 on AP on Fox
The Milwaukee Brewers put catcher Jonathan Lucroy on the 15-day disabled list with a broken right hand after their 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday night. Lucroy had a major league-leading .514 batting average with runners in scoring position. He said he hurt his hand while reaching under the bed in his hotel room on Sunday night for a lost sock as his wife moved a suitcase that fell on Lucroy's hand. He took some swings at Dodger Stadium before the game to test his hand and it became clear he couldn't play. X-rays revealed the break. Lucroy's injury is the latest setback for the Brewers this month. He's their seventh player to go on the DL.

Jonathan Lucroy says his wife is getting hate mail over the suitcase accident

It never ceases to amaze me how ridiculous and thoughtless some sports fans can be. Earlier this week, Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy suffered by far one of the most bizarre injuries of the 2012 season when a suitcase fell on his hand and left him with a fracture that will take about six weeks to heal. Lucroy said he was reaching under the bed for a sock when his wife moved the...

Suitcase breaks Lucroy's hand

Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy is expected to be out 4-6 weeks after a suitcase fell and landed on his hand as he was attempting to retrieve a lost sock from under a bed.

Lucroy will need surgery on broken hand

After breaking his hand in a freak accident that involved a falling suitcase, Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy will undergo surgery on the broken hand Thursday morning, according to team spokesman Mike Vassallo. Lucroy was not originally expected to have surgery, as manager Ron Roenicke told reporters on Tuesday that the injury would heal on its own. Team doctor William Raasch will...

Jonathan Lucroy Suffers Broken Hand

Jonathan Lucroy will miss between 4 & 6 weeks of action after sustaining a broken right hand in a bizarre accident in his hotel room today. Lucroy told reporters that he injured the hand while reaching under his bed Sunday night when his wife dropped her suitcase on his hand. Hoping that he could play through the injury, Lucroy reported to Dodger Stadium on schedule and participated...

Lucroy dropped from lineup after hotel mishap

The Brewers are running out of clichs to describe their hard-luck injury situation. But day after day, things continue to get worse on that front. On Monday, a report from's Adam McCalvy says Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy is the latest to be kept out of the lineup for an injury. According to the report, Lucroy's wife dropped a suitcase on his hand in a bizarre...

One Possible Explanation for the Lucroy Injury

If you haven't seen it already, Jonathan Lucroy has a bruised hand, and didn't play tonight after undergoing X-Rays Monday. Here's the weird part: Lucroy injured his hand as a result of a suitcase falling on it in his hotel room. Yes, I know this sounds like a joke, but it's not.Lucroy is, by all accounts, an honest guy, but the rather bizarre nature of his injury...

Jonathan Lucroy hurt by suitcase, needed X-rays

We’ve covered nearly a hundred weird injuries here at LBS, but some are so strange they still manage to shock us. What happened to Jonathan Lucroy certainly qualifies in that category. According to, the Brewers catcher hurt his right hand when a suitcase fell on it. Lucroy apparently was reaching for a lost sock under his hotel room bed Sunday night when his wife shifted...

Lucroy looks to continue hot hitting in Arizona

Opponents have been making themselves at home at Arizona's Chase Field all season. The Milwaukee Brewers have been doing that for years, but are encountering some resistance this weekend. The Diamondbacks try to build on an encouraging win and take a rare series from the Brewers in the desert in Sunday's finale. Arizona (21-26) started the season in impressive fashion...

Suitcase breaks Lucroy's hand, KOs him for four to six weeks

The Milwaukee Brewers are becoming accustomed to having a new injury almost every day, but it was difficult to see this one coming. Catcher Jonathan Lucroy was scratched from the starting lineup Monday night at Los Angeles with a right hand injury suffered when a suitcase fell on it the previous evening in his hotel room. Lucroy was sent for X-rays before the series opener against...

Milwaukee Brewers' catcher Jonathan Lucroy goes on 15-day DL after suffering injury looking for missing sock

The month of May has not been particularly kind to the Milwaukee Brewers. In this month alone they have lost starting shortstop Alex Gonzalez for the season along with starting pitcher, Chris Narveson. On top of that two first basemen, a starting outfielder and an additional pitcher have all been put on the DL in the month of May alone.      However, I don't think they could...
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