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J.J. Hardy (SS)

Baltimore Orioles - 30% owned

Bats: R, Throws: R

Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy received a Cortisone injection in his left shoulder on Saturday and will be down until the middle of next week, according to the teams' official website. (Source: Baltimore Orioles)

Fantasy Impact: Hardy will not be returning to baseball until at least Wednesday. Showater believes he will have to do three or four rehab games after the discomfort in his shoulder subsides. Hardy has a career batting average of .261 with 167 home runs (ESPN).


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JJ Hardy to start season on DL

Mon, Mar 30th 7:08pm EDT
By Matt Burke

After getting a MRI on his right shoulder, JJ Hardy was diagnosed with a strained shoulder. Hardy will not participate in baseball activities for at least 10 days. (Source: Sports Illustrated)

Fantasy Impact: While JJ Hardy is on the DL, look for Ryan Flaherty or Everth Cabrera to take most of his playing time. His injury doesn't seem like it will put him out for too long.


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JJ Hardy will receive an MRI after jamming his shoulder during the Orioles game against the Rays on Friday. (Source: MASN)

Fantasy Impact: It is still unknown as to how severe Hardy's injury is. Depending on the severity of the injury, Hardy could be out for a little while.


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