Dustin Pedroia gets cold feet, Tommy John surgery claims another victim, Adam LaRoche learns why it’s unwise to play through injuries, Matt Garza goes down, and the Phillies’ non-ace searches for answers.
Marlon Byrd gets beaned, Josh Johnson and Jason Heyward can’t shoulder the load, and a series of strains disables stars and scrubs alike.
Mark DeRosa’s bum wrist acts up again, Brian Roberts and Chris Dickerson suffer blows to the head, a pair of Cardinals play the strain game, and Tyson Ross leaves the A’s rotation reeling.
David Wright’s back cracks under stress, the Red Sox are down two starters, and two high-profile setup men hit the DL with somewhat mysterious ailments.
Chipper Jones lives up to his injury billing, Magglio Ordonez experiences weakness, Grady Sizemore has trouble with his other knee, Brandon Beachy is not feeling peachy, and Colby Rasmus’ right side hurts.
Bartolo Colon enlists the aid of modern medicine in an unorthodox recovery, Kendrys Morales still has ankle issues, and a pair of pitchers get their capsules repaired.
Multiple Mets and a Mariner face the end of their seasons, Luke Scott tries to play through his own serious injury, and Bruce Chen and Edward Mujica succumb to strains.
Justin Verlander’s no-no may mean hard times ahead, Nelson Cruz has more leg problems, Marco Scutaro tries not to get Pipped, and a pair of pitchers get disabled.
Eric Chavez and Nyjer Morgan can’t bear to be off the DL, Brandon Lyon gets cuffed around, and a trio of pitchers face elbow injuries.
Ryan Zimmerman starts healing, Phil Hughes goes back to the drawing board, Zach Braddock can’t get to sleep, and David Freese becomes a metal man.
Pablo Sandoval and David Freese suffer fractures, Ryan Zimmerman’s return isn’t close, and Carlos Lee hopes his bruised baby back ribs ribs aren’t broken.
Phil Hughes faces the prospect of season-ending surgery, Marc DeRosa’s wrist acts up again, Casey Blake’s elbow is infected, and Darren O’Day finds that it’s hip to have tears.
Further examination is necessary, but the Yankees may know what Phil Hughes’ deal is.
Erick Almonte becomes a 7-day DL pioneer, Albert Pujols hamstrings it up, and Phil Hughes’ arm still hasn’t come back to life.
The Curse of the Phillies Closer strikes again, Neftali has reason not to be Feliz, and Franklin Gutierrez is diagnosed as irritable.