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Monday, June 18, 2012

Braves Beachy to 15-Day DL with Sore Elbow

The Atlanta Braves placed Brandon Beachy on the 15-day disabled list on Sunday with a sore right elbow, creating an opening in the rotation that will be filled by Jair Jurrjens.

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Beachy said Sunday he has had bone spurs in the elbow. He said he didn’t feel a pop in the elbow, so he hopes the soreness was caused by the spurs instead of a ligament issue which could lead to season-ending surgery.

All is not peachy for Beachy.

My name is Votto, and I love to get blotto Posted: June 18, 2012 at 04:38 PM | 5 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Kyle S Posted: June 18, 2012 at 10:43 PM (#4160690)
Dob is reporting partial UCL tear. See ya next year, Brandon.
   2. depletion Posted: June 19, 2012 at 12:38 AM (#4160747)
Well that sucks. Kid was lights out.
   3. Dr. Vaux Posted: June 19, 2012 at 04:53 AM (#4160819)
There have just been too many pitching injuries this year. Somebody's doing something wrong.
   4. Lassus Posted: June 19, 2012 at 06:57 AM (#4160838)
I wasn't really worried about the Braves catching us anyhow.
   5. Howie Menckel Posted: June 19, 2012 at 07:22 AM (#4160846)

The UCL is the ligament that Hall of Fame-bound R.A. Dickey does not possess.
True story. Well, except the part about the Hall of Fame.
So far.


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