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Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Harper Out Indefinitely

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.

Bryce Harper

The Nationals outfielder took a scary fall over the weekend and suffered what appeared to be a gruesome injury. Harper injured his left knee when his foot slipped on first base. The base itself was unmistakably wet, the result of ongoing rain that was preceded by a three-hour rain delay. The violent motion forced Harper’s knee into hyperextension and sent the outfielder tumbling to the ground in pain. Fortunately, further testing revealed no tendon or ligament damage. Instead Harper has been diagnosed with a bone bruise on the inner aspect of his knee. The diagnosis is a clear win for Harper and his long-term health, but the severity of a bone bruise should not be minimized.

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