Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Third Time the Charm for Strasburg?
Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Third Time the Charm for Strasburg?

This article is part of our Fantasy Baseball Injury Report series.

David Price

Boston's veteran pitcher is back on the disabled list with an elbow problem. Price, who missed the start of the season with a similar issue, has been diagnosed with left elbow inflammation. The real concern is what exactly is causing the inflammation. In the spring, Price admitted that surgery would be a likely option if he were younger. If that's the case, an ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) injury seems likely. Unfortunately, this scenario was always a possibility for Price, and now fantasy owners likely will be forced to play out the remainder of the season without him. His value in one-year leagues is drastically diminished, while his potential treatment options will determine his keeper league price.

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Jeff Stotts
Jeff Stotts works as a Certified Athletic Trainer (MAT, ATC, PES, CES). He won the 2011 Best Fantasy Football Article in Print from the Fantasy Sports Trade Association.
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