Originally posted on Friarhood  |  Last updated 4/22/12
The 2012 season is done for Kyle Blanks.  Dan Hayes of nctimes.com tweets "Kyle Blanks to have season ending labrum surgery. #Padres"Over the span on four seasons Kyle has dealt with numerous injurious.  Since being called up in 2009 as a 22-year old Kyle has played in only 146 games.  Tom Krasovic tweets "Two seasons ago, Blanks was #Padres cleanup man Opening Day. Since then, hittting slumps, Tommy John surgery and now labrum surgery." Blanks affectionately referred to by fans as the 88-train, seems to have been derailed once again.
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