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Broxton To Have Elbow Surgery - RealGM Wiretap Dodgers reliever Jonathan Broxton, who hasn't pitched since May 3 because of a bone bruise in his right elbow, will undergo arthroscopic surgery on Monday to remove a bone spur and some chips, according to an ESPN report on Friday. Phillies Concerned About Howards Left Knee - RealGM Wiretap
Ryan Howard is day-to-day with a sore left knee.
Howard has had symptoms for the past couple of weeks and is hitting .179 in 16 games this month. The Philadelphia Phillies admitted over the weekend that the injury was troublesome.
"He's got some changes in his meniscus in his knee and also has some inflammation in his knee that concerns us," trainer Scott Sheridan said.
"We did a cortisone injection with him (Sunday) and he's not available to play tonight and we will just treat him day to day right now and go from there."
Hairston Takes Exception To Goldschmidts Slide - RealGM Wiretap The bad blood between the Dodgers and D-backs boiled again Wednesday afternoon after a late takeout slide of Jerry Hairston by Paul Goldschmidt. Hairston wasn't seriously injured Wholesale Jerseys
, but he took exception, calling for Goldschmidt to be disciplined. "He should be suspended. It's totally unacceptable," Hairston said about Goldschmidt. Royals Believe Chicken Pox Limited To Two Players - RealGM Wiretap
The Kansas City Royals are confident no other players will develop chickenpox after Kelvin Herrera and Alex Rios were diagnosed last weekend.
Ned Yost said Thursday that Herrera and Rios were both recovering quickly and that they could come to the ballpark early Friday for a workout. They would be sure to leave before the rest of the team arrived to start a three-game series against the Chicago White Sox.
Herrera and Rios came down with chickenpox while in Tampa Bay, raising concern that others in the organization might have been exposed.