Hanley Ramirez Injury Update: Miami Marlins Shortstop To Miss Several More Games

Miami Marlins short stop Hanley Ramirez injured his hand on July 8th after punching a fan in the dugout. As a result, the 28-year-old shortstop has not played since.

According to a story by The Palm Beach Post, Ramirez's hand still isn't better and he could miss several more of the Marlins next games:

"It's going to be a miracle if this kid feels good (Sunday),'' manager Ozzie Guillen said before Saturday's game.

Ramirez estimated that he had about 50 percent use of his hand Saturday.

"That's why I'm not playing,'' he said. "I don't think I can grab the ball or the bat. As soon as I can do those things, I will be there.''

Ramirez suffered an infection in his injured right knuckles after forgetting to take his medicine last week. But Marlins fans can rest assured that he's taking every measure to make sure he doesn't miss another dosage:

Marlins third baseman Hanley Ramirez said he is setting an alarm every day now to make sure he takes his medication for a cut on his right knuckles.

For more news and information on the Miami Marlins, check out the SB Nation Blog, Fish Stripes. For more news and information throughout Major League Baseball, check out the SB Nation MLB Hub.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Tampa Bay

You must be a member of SB Nation Tampa Bay to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Tampa Bay. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Tampa Bay

You must be a member of SB Nation Tampa Bay to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Tampa Bay. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.