facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Giambi out 3-4 weeks for Indians

Cleveland Indians slugger Jason Giambi and relief pitcher J.C. Ramirez will miss extended periods of time due to injury.
March 13, 2014 at 12:59 PM   |   Comments

1 of 2
| License Photo
Cleveland Indians slugger Jason Giambi and relief pitcher J.C. Ramirez will miss extended periods of time due to injury.

Giambi is expected to be out until at least mid-April with a non-displaced rib fracture he suffered on Mar. 7 in a spring training game after being hit by a pitch.

Ramirez will be out until at least mid-May with a left thumb fracture and ligament sprain. He suffered the injury on Mar. 11 when tagging a runner. Surgery is scheduled for Monday in Cleveland.

Giambi, entering his 20th season in the league, hit nine homers and drove in 31 runs in 71 games with the Tribe last season.

Ramirez is in his first season with the Tribe. The right-hander appeared in 18 games with the Phillies last year, going 0-1 with a 7.50 ERA.

[SportsNetwork.com]

Topics: Jason Giambi
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Jon Bon Jovi cut from group bidding for the Buffalo Bills
2
Rams rookie got a face tattoo to intentionally keep himself from working anywhere but the NFL
3
Denver Broncos' Wes Welker facing four game suspension
4
Michael Sam could join Dallas Cowboys practice squad: Report
5
Josh Brent suspended 10 games
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback