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Soriano out with broken finger!!!!

Postby GFunkEra21 » Sun Mar 02, 2008 6:15 pm

Updated: March 2, 2008, 3:42 PM ET





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MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs outfielder Alfonso Soriano will miss up to five days after he fractured his right middle finger during practice on Sunday.

The team said the right-handed Soriano broke the finger while working on fly ball drills.

Isn't 5 days pretty optimistic?
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Re: Soriano out with broken finger!!!!

Postby dobie76 » Sun Mar 02, 2008 6:40 pm

He's a remarkably fast healer.



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Re: Soriano out with broken finger!!!!

Postby McStallen » Sun Mar 02, 2008 11:53 pm

GFunkEra21 wrote:Updated: March 2, 2008, 3:42 PM ET





Alfonso Soriano

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MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs outfielder Alfonso Soriano will miss up to five days after he fractured his right middle finger during practice on Sunday.

The team said the right-handed Soriano broke the finger while working on fly ball drills.

Isn't 5 days pretty optimistic?



the reason the recovery time seems short is because you have the story a little wrong- soriano has a "non-displaced fracture of the middle finger" -and i think standard recovery for something like that is a couple days of rest - a fracture and a break are the same thing, but a non-displaced fracture is very mild compared to a full break (which is what i think you were alluding to)
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Re: Soriano out with broken finger!!!!

Postby roid_popper » Wed Mar 05, 2008 12:06 pm

The ESPN ticker is now saying that Soriano is expected to miss 1-2 weeks.
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