Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


Contributors

Jim Furtado
Founder & Publisher
Repoz
Editor - Baseball Primer

Syndicate

Neck Newsbeat

Friday, March 29, 2019

Astros SS Correa (neck) sidelined for opener

Houston Astros All-Star shortstop Carlos Correa is out of the lineup for Opening Day on Thursday as he grapples with a neck strain.

He took early batting practice before the Astros’ game with the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field but declared himself a no-go. He told reporters he hopes to play at some point in the opening series.

Correa, 24, suffered the injury in a spring training game on Friday.

“I’m getting better, slowly better,” he said. “It’s day-to-day type of thing. I’m trying to feel great to where I can just swing and let it go. It happened — and obviously, bad timing — in one of the last games in Spring Training against the Mets. I went to tag (Michael) Conforto and tripped with him and fell on my shoulder. Thank God, (the injury) was not my shoulder; it was just my neck. I just recovered slowly.”

 

QLE Posted: March 29, 2019 at 08:52 AM | 1 comment(s)
  Beats: carlos correa, neck, opening day

 

 

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Dynasty League Baseball

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
aleskel
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogPadres, Rockies set new modern era record with 92 combined runs in four-game series
(34 - 11:42am, Jun 19)
Last: DCA

NewsblogJordan Yamamoto dominates Cardinals | MLB.com
(3 - 11:36am, Jun 19)
Last: salvomania

NewsblogOT - Catch-All Pop Culture Extravaganza (June 2019)
(883 - 11:33am, Jun 19)
Last: Mellow Mouse, Benevolent Space Tyrant

NewsblogAfter All-Star career, Huston Street is ‘chasing something else’ in retirement – The Athletic
(2 - 11:29am, Jun 19)
Last: salvomania

NewsblogOT - NBA thread (Playoffs through off-season)
(4102 - 11:26am, Jun 19)
Last: RJ in TO

NewsblogI ride or dye with OMNICHATTER!, for June 18, 2019
(87 - 11:11am, Jun 19)
Last: The Yankee Clapper

NewsblogKYW Newsradio: Kenney, Wolf Join Campaign to Elect Dick Allen to the Hall of Fame
(149 - 11:03am, Jun 19)
Last: SoSH U at work

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 6-19-2019
(2 - 11:00am, Jun 19)
Last: Don August(us) Cesar Geronimo Berroa

Gonfalon CubsThat was fun
(265 - 10:59am, Jun 19)
Last: Moses Taylor, aka Hambone Fakenameington

NewsblogAlex Cora: ‘Vibe is different’ with Boston Red Sox. ‘You come to the ballpark every day now and it feels like last year’ - masslive.com
(4 - 10:28am, Jun 19)
Last: puck

NewsblogRoyals’ Martin Maldonado wore a tie on his catching gear during Father’s Day game
(59 - 10:22am, Jun 19)
Last: Swoboda is freedom

NewsblogRosenthal: It’s not baseball, it’s Bludgeon Ball. And the frequency of home runs is nothing short of numbing – The Athletic
(83 - 9:16am, Jun 19)
Last: Pat Rapper's Delight (as quoted on MLB Network)

NewsblogOT Soccer Thread - Baldrick Reports Live
(360 - 9:04am, Jun 19)
Last: AuntBea calls himself Sky Panther

NewsblogMLB calls umpire union statement about Manny Machado discipline “inappropriate” – HardballTalk
(11 - 6:19am, Jun 19)
Last: manchestermets

NewsblogM.L.B. and Players’ Union Set to Begin Early Labor Talks - The New York Times
(1 - 11:51pm, Jun 18)
Last: JRVJ

Page rendered in 0.8701 seconds
44 querie(s) executed