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Sport Mariners' injuries pile up as Nelson Cruz leaves game with quad injury

02:40  14 march  2018
02:40  14 march  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Both Mariners leading hitter Jean Segura and cleanup man Nelson Cruz left Thursday's loss to the Rockies early with injuries that could be possibly devastating to the team. A right ankle injury forced Jean Segura from the Mariners ' game Thursday vs. Colorado.

Seattle Mariners designated hitter Nelson Cruz exited Thursday's game against the Colorado Rockies after suffering an apparent hand injury , MLB .com's Greg Johns reported

a close up of a man holding a baseball bat: Nelson Cruz homers again © (Getty Images) Nelson Cruz homers again

Mariners designated hitter Nelson Cruz left Tuesday's 8-7 loss to the Rockies with what manager Scott Servais called a right quad strain.

Cruz adds to the Mariners’ long list of injuries this spring. The team already lost newly acquired first baseman Ryon Healy, who underwent surgery to remove a bone spur in his hand.

Ben Gamel is likely headed to the disabled list for Seattle with an oblique strain and ace Felix Hernandez, who suffered a forearm contusion in his first start of the spring, is also currently on the shelf.

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Seattle Mariners ’ Nelson Cruz , left , fails to beat the throw to Los Angeles Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons while trying to stretch a hit into a double during the second inning on July 1, 2017. Cruz left the game with a jammed right knee and is listed as day-to-day.

The Mariners , beset by injuries this season, will hope that ailments suffered by Jean Segura (ankle) and Nelson Cruz ( left hand) in Thursday's loss to the Rockies will be minor. Which young stars should teams lock up long term now? New York Yankees.

Seattle has several other players nursing injuries as well including Robinson Cano, Austin Romine and Marco Gonzales.

Pitcher Erasmo Ramirez (shoulder) is also questionable to be ready opening day.

Spurs' Tony Parker contrasts Kawhi Leonard's injury with comments about his own experiences .
Tony Parker talked about his career-threatening quad injury and Spurs doctors on Friday.Tony Parker on his return from the career-threatening quad injury he suffered last May: I’ve been through it. It was a rehab for me for eight months. Same kind of injury (as Kawhi), but mine was a hundred times worse. But the same kind of injury. You just stay positive.

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