Injury Headlines Dot MLB Landscape as Opening Day Nears

Opening day is a mere 11 days away, but it seems like the closer we get to the start of the regular season, the more questions arise about who will be ready to go for that first game. Here are some of the recent headlines on players and injuries to keep an eye on.

Dodgers Fear Hanley Ramirez may miss 2 Months with thumb injury from WBC

Cashman unsure Jeter will be ready for opening day after cortisone shot to left ankle

Grienke encouraged after first start since March 2

Shaun Marcum to miss next start due to shoulder impingement

Danks likely to start season on White Sox disabled list

Angels’ Hanson says tricep tightness that caused him to be pulled from start “nothing serious”

Sox outfielder Carlos Quentin optimistic after testing surgically repaired knee in field

Pujols used to dealing with plantar fasciitis

Viciedo’s right quad improving, may start Thursday

Rafael Soriano bothered by wisdom tooth problem

About Matthew George

Matthew George graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2008 with a bachelor of science in journalism. He spent three years writing sports for the Kentucky Kernel, the university's daily paper, and served as assistant sports editor. After undergrad, Matthew attended Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University where he earned his juris doctorate. He is now admitted to practice law in Kentucky and Indiana.

2 thoughts on “Injury Headlines Dot MLB Landscape as Opening Day Nears

  1. The only link I clicked on was about Rafael Soriano. Hope he doesn’t get a root canal on a wisdom tooth. Yank that thing son.

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