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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #250: April 09, 2018, 09:40:54 PM »
So it’s an elbow injury. He’s had x-rays, which were negative. He’s heading to DC to see a specialist.


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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #251: April 09, 2018, 09:48:51 PM »
Not that I'm in the know but as you probably know too, sometimes those things look worse than they turn out to be.    I'm hopin' that's the case.    The arm didn't look as dangling as some early reports suggested.

Hope this is a repeat of harper’s knee injury last year at worse when we all thought he tore his acl

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #252: April 09, 2018, 09:50:45 PM »
So it’s an elbow injury. He’s had x-rays, which were negative. He’s heading to DC to see a specialist.

Hyper-extended?

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« Reply #253: April 09, 2018, 10:07:19 PM »
Hyper-extended?

Honestly I can’t tell. Was thinking of sending the video to my brother the doctor to see what he thinks. It looks horrific.

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #254: April 09, 2018, 10:45:41 PM »
Honestly I can’t tell. Was thinking of sending the video to my brother the doctor to see what he thinks. It looks horrific.

Well, what are you waiting for? Let's get dcdr to give us an informal opinion!

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #255: April 09, 2018, 11:02:53 PM »
He is really bad about checking his phone so there’s a 50/50 chance he doesn’t reply till June.  Fingers crossed he is actually paying attention!

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #256: April 10, 2018, 05:44:11 AM »
Service time remains frozen since he wasn't on 25 man roster.

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #257: April 10, 2018, 08:46:59 AM »
My sports med doc friend says that if nothing is broken then he’s lucky, but that an MRI might show a coranoid process (ulna)fracture.
He doesn’t think it’s career threatening because it didn’t look like a complete dislocation. And sometimes these just sublux.
If there was a complete dislocation, you’d likely have seen a fractured radius on the x Ray. But obviously more tests are necessary.

This comes with caveat that this is all off of a twitter video and he’s half asleep because he’s in California and it’s 5 am.

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #258: April 10, 2018, 10:06:57 PM »
Post reporting it's a hyperextension but it's still too swollen to know all the details. Re-evaluating next week. So that's...good news?

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #259: April 10, 2018, 10:08:51 PM »
Post reporting it's a hyperextension but it's still too swollen to know all the details. Re-evaluating next week. So that's...good news?

Davey verified in his presser.

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #260: April 10, 2018, 10:12:02 PM »
Davey verified in his presser.

So it's Davey now?   :D

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #261: April 10, 2018, 10:13:10 PM »
So it's Davey now?   :D

I'll give him a "y" for wearin' the Caps hat.    It's a probationary move.

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #262: April 10, 2018, 10:16:32 PM »
I'll give him a "y" for wearin' the Caps hat.    It's a probationary move.

...and well deserved...

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #263: April 10, 2018, 10:21:37 PM »
...and well deserved...

Not sure who's idea it was but it was a brilliant PR move.

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #264: April 10, 2018, 10:31:27 PM »
Post reporting it's a hyperextension but it's still too swollen to know all the details. Re-evaluating next week. So that's...good news?

 Sounds like best possible outcome.

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #265: April 10, 2018, 10:37:39 PM »
I think my buddy called this this morning.... :whistle:

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #266: April 10, 2018, 10:38:33 PM »
I think my buddy called this this morning.... :whistle:
 
imref and I called it last night.     :couch:         Of course I hedged/equivocated like hell.

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #267: April 11, 2018, 10:10:17 AM »
So Tommy John Surgery?

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #269: April 11, 2018, 12:26:16 PM »
ampuation

he feels better and is going for a walk

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #270: April 11, 2018, 05:27:42 PM »
ampuation

Preferably bionic implants.

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #271: April 11, 2018, 08:27:48 PM »
Davey verified in his presser.

I was wondering about that 'y'...

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #272: April 11, 2018, 08:34:19 PM »
So Tommy John Surgery?

From what I understand UCL tears aren’t common with this injury unless there is also a radial head break and a coronoid break. But it could happen I suppose and we won’t know go sure until it’s examined after swelling goes down.

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #273: April 11, 2018, 08:57:27 PM »
I was wondering about that 'y'...

He wore a Caps hat to his post game presser (last night and today).    I've awarded him an honorary "y" on a temporary basis in recognition of his "team" display.     When he goes back to the plain  :w:  hat, he'll be "Dave" again.

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Victor Robles, OF
« Reply #274: April 12, 2018, 11:02:05 AM »
He wore a Caps hat to his post game presser (last night and today).    I've awarded him an honorary "y" on a temporary basis in recognition of his "team" display.     When he goes back to the plain  :w:  hat, he'll be "Dave" again.

He's still "Dave", but he has not flim-flammed in the last few games. So far, so good.