HomeNewsSportsPhiladelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper has small tear in UCL, can't throw for...

Philadelphia Phillies’ Bryce Harper has small tear in UCL, can’t throw for four weeks

Philadelphia Phillies star Bryce Harper, limited to designated hitter duty of late, has a small tear in his UCL, will get a PRP injection and will not throw a baseball for four weeks, manager Joe Girardi told reporters Thursday.

Girardi said Dr. Neal ElAttrache of Kerlan-Jobe in Los Angeles confirmed the tear during Harper’s visit on Thursday morning.

Harper, who will miss games Sunday and possibly Tuesday after getting the injection, will start a throwing program after the four weeks is up, Girardi said. He can continue to swing a bat, and Girardi expects to utilize him at DH.

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Recent Comments

WP Twitter Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com