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Postby cordscords » Sat Sep 02, 2006 2:41 pm

Removed before his first AB.

Hurt something during warm ups, confronation in the clubhouse during the rain delay, ?
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Postby raiders_umpire » Sat Sep 02, 2006 8:53 pm

Rotoworld has reported he sat due to an illness.

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Giles out for a couple weeks

Postby Niffoc4 » Sun Sep 03, 2006 1:06 am

David O'Brien of the AJC (Braves beat writer) just wrote on his blog, that Giles missed today's doubleheader because of a heart-valve condition that was just discovered. O'Brien said he will probably miss a couple of weeks, though this is pending an examination in Atlanta to be sure. ... ent-648794
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Postby The Loveable Losers » Sun Sep 03, 2006 8:37 am

From Rotowire:

A valve in Giles' heart may not be operating properly and he'll undergo tests with a cardiovascular specialist on Sunday. He may need to undergo a minor surgical procedure that would keep him out a week, the team's official web site reports.

He may need to undergo a procedure in which a staple is used to close the malfunctioning valve in his heart. Given the injury, expect Giles to be out more than a week if he needs surgery. Either way, put him on reserve this week.
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Postby George_Foreman » Sun Sep 03, 2006 10:50 am

Time for Willy Aybar to prove his mettle.
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Postby masarume » Sun Sep 03, 2006 3:22 pm

oy luckily cano came back in time...

otherwise I would be out of luck when it comes to a 2B

Get better soon Giles! Take your time to heal. Health before Fantasy ;-D

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