Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

MLB.com: Right oblique strain for A’s [Brett] Anderson after tumble

A’s lefty Brett Anderson threw just 48 pitches in his start against the Tigers on Wednesday before exiting with one out in the third because of a right oblique strain.

It’s a tough blow for the A’s, considering oblique injuries typically call for at least two weeks of rest and often more. Anderson could potentially be done for the regular season, though it’s unclear the severity of the injury.

The 24-year-old southpaw fell to the ground while throwing a 2-2 pitch to Delmon Young, departing the game with the bases loaded having already given up two runs in the frame.

NTNgod Posted: September 19, 2012 at 09:06 PM | 13 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: athletics

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Justin T drives a crooked hoss Posted: September 19, 2012 at 09:50 PM (#4240653)
Yep, they waited just to the point where I really bought in before starting the late fade out of the postseason.
   2. Bourbon Samurai is disturbed by bagel developments Posted: September 19, 2012 at 11:38 PM (#4240737)
Balls.
   3. Traderdave Posted: September 20, 2012 at 12:08 AM (#4240753)
Well before he left the game, the A's radio guys were saying he didn't "look right." They noted his legs mechanics in particular, that his landing spot was off.

Guess they were right...
   4. Fred Lynn Nolan Ryan Sweeney Agonistes Posted: September 20, 2012 at 02:26 AM (#4240813)
*throws chair*
   5. Athletic Supporter wants to move your money around Posted: September 20, 2012 at 02:55 AM (#4240815)
It's great that we have the best pitcher in the AL. It's less great that he's always injured. :(
   6. Ivan Grushenko of Hong Kong Posted: September 20, 2012 at 03:56 AM (#4240819)
Apparently he was already feeling pain in the 2nd inning and tried to pitch through it. We're now WC2 and dropping.
   7. Shooty is obsessed with the latest hoodie Posted: September 20, 2012 at 07:12 AM (#4240837)
Anyone want to talk me off the ledge?
   8. Ivan Grushenko of Hong Kong Posted: September 20, 2012 at 07:56 AM (#4240848)
#7 - Here's how this could be good:

1) Blackley takes Straily's start on Saturday and wins pitching well
2) Straily pitches Monday and gets shelled but the A's win anyway
3) Anderson's MRI comes back almost negative and he'll only miss 1 start.
4) A's realize Blackley's better than Straily and keep Travis in the rotation
5) Anderson takes Straily's spot and is in line to pitch in the WC game.
   9. Danny Posted: September 20, 2012 at 01:02 PM (#4241144)
Anyone want to talk me off the ledge?

If the A's can manage to go 5-9 the rest of the way, the Angels have to go 9-4 to pass them.
   10. Jose is El Absurd Bronson Y Pollo Posted: September 20, 2012 at 01:10 PM (#4241164)
Anyone want to talk me off the ledge?


6 at home to end the season against Seattle and a Texas team that probably will have clinched. If Texas hasn't clinched by that point you are probably in incredibly good shape.
   11. Fred Lynn Nolan Ryan Sweeney Agonistes Posted: September 20, 2012 at 03:02 PM (#4241347)
George Kottaras says, "Chin up, kiddo."
   12. The Chronicles of Reddick Posted: September 20, 2012 at 03:12 PM (#4241357)
Nice to see Blevins come in for that shut-down inning.
   13. The Chronicles of Reddick Posted: September 20, 2012 at 04:22 PM (#4241453)
Looks like the A's are going to get one out of 3 which is good considering the way the last 2 games went.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Jim Wisinski
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogAdrian Beltre ejected for hilarious antics in on-deck circle
(7 - 10:55am, Jul 27)
Last: Jose is El Absurd Bronson Y Pollo

NewsblogOTP 17 July 2017: Love is baseball, family. Keep the politics out
(2152 - 10:55am, Jul 27)
Last: BDC

NewsblogYankees have a new ace — and reason for Sonny Gray restraint | New York Post
(7 - 10:52am, Jul 27)
Last: rconn23

NewsblogTexas Rangers Reaction sees 3,000 in Beltre's near future | Fort Worth Star-Telegram
(49 - 10:48am, Jul 27)
Last: The Good Face

NewsblogTwins-Dodgers game delayed over double switch | MLB.com
(8 - 10:48am, Jul 27)
Last: Bote Man

NewsblogTim Tebow’s no circus act: He’s a real Mets prospect
(23 - 10:40am, Jul 27)
Last: PreservedFish

NewsblogOT-NBA off season thread
(1501 - 10:39am, Jul 27)
Last: No, TFTIO is the puppet

NewsblogDansby Swanson is demoted to Gwinnett, and it needed to happen | Mark Bradley blog
(1 - 10:36am, Jul 27)
Last: Bote Man

NewsblogOlney: Trade Sonny Gray to Yankees, as time is right for big markets to get their ace
(27 - 10:30am, Jul 27)
Last: What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face?

NewsblogHall-Of-Fame Careers That Cooperstown Never Gave The Time Of Day | FiveThirtyEight
(16 - 10:19am, Jul 27)
Last: Rennie's Tenet

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 7-27-2017
(4 - 10:18am, Jul 27)
Last: What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face?

NewsblogKen Rosenthal - Cubs and Verlander
(56 - 9:52am, Jul 27)
Last: Covfefe

NewsblogDanny Tartabull Detained by Police 5 Years After Warrant Was Issued for Arrest
(38 - 9:25am, Jul 27)
Last: Nasty Nate

NewsblogThe Cooperstown Casebook: The Hall of Fame's Origins, And How Third Base Got Put In A Corner | SI
(2 - 9:12am, Jul 27)
Last: Ithaca2323

NewsblogRed Sox Rafael Devers homers for first MLB hit | MLB.com
(15 - 9:04am, Jul 27)
Last: ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick

Page rendered in 0.3929 seconds
47 querie(s) executed