TheBaseballPage.com

Pitch Hits Giancarlo Stanton's Wrist; X-Rays Negative

Pitch Hits Giancarlo Stanton's Wrist; X-Rays Negative

Pitch Hits Giancarlo Stanton's Wrist; X-Rays Negative

"Reliever Edward Mujica gently lifted Giancarlo Stanton's injured wrist to his mouth and kissed the orange bandage that surrounded it. First baseman Gaby Sanchez took one look at the slugger and remarked, "You can't hurt steel."

It certainly seems that's the case with the Marlins' young cleanup hitter.

Stanton, who led the Marlins with 34 home runs last season, was hit by a pitch on Sunday in the Marlins' rain-shortened win over the New York Mets. Stanton was moving his hand and wrist afterward as he dressed, and X-rays came back negative.

"It's not too bad right now," Stanton said. "We'll see [Monday]. It'll be nice and fat.""

 

 

 

By Truth and rumors
Monday, 12 Mar 2012

 

More From Around the Web

Sponsored Links

This day in baseball history

March 29

  • 1995

    On March 29, 1995, former major league star Terry Moore dies ...

  • 1988

    On March 29, 1988, former National League home run king Ted ...

  • 1984

    On March 29, 1984, the New York Yankees trade one of the key ...

More Baseball History

Player Profile

Tommie Aaron

1B, Milwaukee Braves

Read Bio
Hall of Fame

Bobby Doerr

2B, Boston Red Sox

Read Bio
Season Profile

1965 Philadelphia Ph

Time was running out

Read Bio
Historical Figure

Pedro Treto Cisneros

 

Read Bio
Manager Profile

Charlie Grimm

Philadelphia Athletics

Read Bio
Ballpark Profile

Veterans

Veteran's Stadium was another

Read Bio
No votes yet

Comments

  • Essential said: When the Xrays are negative, then it will be good. I guess we will be happy with that one. - C. Frederick Wehba 8:00PM 04/20/14
Login or register to post comments

Stay Connected

Share |

Today's Poll

Will Red Sox Repeat in 2014: