Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/18/14
The Milwaukee Brewers are becoming accustomed to having a new injury almost every day, but it was difficult to see this one coming. Catcher Jonathan Lucroy was scratched from the starting lineup Monday night at Los Angeles with a right hand injury suffered when a suitcase fell on it the previous evening in his hotel room. Lucroy was sent for X-rays before the series opener against the Dodgers, and he was found to have a broken bone. He is expected to be out four to six weeks. It was yet another injury in what has become a ridiculous season for the Brewers on the health front. They currently have seven players on the DL, including three out for the season -- left-hander Chris Narveson (rotator cuff surgery), first baseman Mat Gamel (torn right ACL) and shortstop Alex Gonzalez (torn right ACL). Lucroy's injury came at a bad time for the catcher and the Brewers. He was one of the hottest hitters in the National League with a .388 average in the month of May, and he led the major ...
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