Originally posted on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 11/26/12
It is a fear of many. For Jeff Keppinger it is one that may have a negative impact on his future income. The 32-year-old infielder fell down the stairs at his home reports CBS Sports. In the fall Keppinger broke his right fibula. The fibula is a bone in the calf of the leg. Keppinger is hoping to be ready to resume baseball activities in January after suffering what has been termed a small break. The eight year veteran is at home recovering. Last season Keppinger hit .325/.367/.439 with nine homers and 40 RBI in 2012 for the Rays.
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