Originally written March 24, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
The Cincinnati Reds got a scare yesterday with Mat Latos on the mound.  Their young pitcher, whom they hope will develop into an ace, took a line drive off his leg during his start yesterday.  Latos had to leave the game, but the Reds hope the injury is just minor. Latos just took a Soto liner off of the right shin it appeared. He's limping around, and now exiting the game. in the 6th #reds — Mark Sheldon (@m_sheldon) March 23, 2013 Latos came to the Reds in a trade with the Padres.  He has been solid since joining Cincinnati, but he still has room for improvement.  Latos was always a good pitcher in San Diego, and the Padres would have loved to have kept him, but they hauled in a great package in return. Latos went 14-4 last season with a 3.48 ERA.  He was impressive, and he pitched more innings in 2012 than he has in his career.  Over his four seasons in the Majors, Latos is 41-33 with a 3.41 ERA. 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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