Sports Injured Gurriel Jr. out at least two weeks

06:31  01 august  2018
06:31  01 august  2018 Source:   thestar.com

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a group of baseball players on a field: Blue Jay Lourdes Gurriel Jr. gets medical attention after trying to avoid a tag at second base against the White Sox in Chicago on Sunday.© Jonathan Daniel Blue Jay Lourdes Gurriel Jr. gets medical attention after trying to avoid a tag at second base against the White Sox in Chicago on Sunday.

BUFFALO—Blue Jays shortstop Lourdes Gurriel Jr. will miss two to six weeks with a sprained left ankle and knee.

Gurriel Jr. — perhaps the hottest hitter in baseball with 11 consecutive multi-hit games — suffered the injuries during Sunday’s win over the Chicago White Sox, when he fell awkwardly as he tried to avoid a tag at second base.

Following an MRI and input from specialists, he was diagnosed with a high left ankle sprain and Grade 1 left knee sprain.

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Lourdes Yunielki Gourriel Castillo Jr . (born October 19, 1993) is a Cuban professional baseball second baseman and shortstop for the Toronto Blue Jays of Major League Baseball (MLB).

The club said Gurriel was walking without a limp and continue with treatment and range-of-motion exercises in the short term.

On Instagram, the shortstop posted some good vibes: “Thanks to all people who has cared about my health. I’ll be out of ball field for a few days, I’ll be back soon!!”

There was a bit of news on another Blue Jays shortstop, with general manager Ross Atkins saying veteran Troy Tulowitzki — who hasn’t played since late July 2017 — is still uncertain to return this season.

“We’ll see,” Atkins said. “Troy’s driving that and I know he wants to. I absolutely know the desire’s there.” The 33-year-old Tulowitzki suffered severe ankle ligament damage last July, then needed surgery on bone spurs in both heels in April.

Laura Armstrong is a sports reporter based in Toronto. Follow her on Twitter: @lauraarmy

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