Found June 02, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
You can only pitch through pain for so long before something gives. It will either be your body or your talent. In this case, the Colorado Rockies and Rafael Betancourt did not want either to happen. So they placed him on the 15-day DL. Betancourt goes on DL for.Rockoez. Brothers figures to close. Call up will be made Sunday. — Tracy Ringolsby (@ROOTSPORTS_TR) June 2, 2013 Betancourt had reportedly been pitching through pain. He was finally diagnosed with groin strain, and the team thought a trip to the DL was the smart move. Considering the Rockies have put together a surprisingly impressive season to this point, getting their pitchers back as healthy as possible as quickly as possible is a smart move. Blogging for Susie Betancourt is a 11-year veteran. He has pitched for just 2 teams in that time an compiled a solid 3.15 ERA. The Rockies have been using him in a closer role, but he is pretty versatile.  This year he already has 11 saves.  Last season, Betancourt had 31 saves.  Prior to that he never had a season with double-digit save totals. Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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