Found March 30, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
Entering yesterday’s exhibition contest, San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval expressed confidence he’d be ready for Opening Day. However, his outlook was less optimistic following the game after he aggravated his elbow injury. Manager Bruce Bochy told reporters – including Daniel Brown of The San Jose Mercury News – that Sandoval was shut down after he experienced discomfort in his right elbow. Sandoval suited up as the team’s designated hitter against the Oakland Athletics, but he was removed after two plate appearances. It was his first time in an exhibition game since March 16. Sandoval had been sidelined due to a bone spur and irritated ulnar nerve in his elbow. His chances of suiting up Monday were looking good, but now the Giants may be forced to enter the season with Joaquin Arias at the hot corner. Sandoval hit .283/.342/447 with 25 doubles and 12 home runs over 442 plate appearances last season. The 26-year-old owns a career batting line of .303/.353/.490. 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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