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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Miguel Cabrera faces pitcher for 1st time since June arm injury

LAKELAND, Fla.—Miguel Cabrera hit against a pitcher Monday for the first time since rupturing a tendon in his left biceps on June 12.

The 35-year-old hit, fielded, threw and ran the bases during the Detroit Tigers’ first full-squad workout of spring training.

“I feel good about being back on the field and playing,” the two-time AL MVP said. “I can’t be hurt this year. I want to do my job.”

Cabrera first strained a hamstring last year and then had the arm injury that required season-ending surgery. He was limited to 38 games.

Rather fitting, given that we were just discussing him in the Pujols thread.

 

QLE Posted: February 19, 2019 at 04:39 AM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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