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Ramos relieved injury isn’t serious

Aug 14, 2013, 10:44 PM EST

Associated Press

When word began circulating Tuesday night that Wilson Ramos had re-tweaked the same hamstring that twice landed him on the disabled list, it was only natural to worry the Nationals catcher was looking at yet another long recovery.

Ramos, though, knew immediately this wasn’t as bad as the previous two. And he got confirmation of that Wednesday morning when team orthopedist Wiemi Douoguih told him he would only need to miss one or two games.

“He saw me yesterday and said it was a little thing, not too hard,” Ramos said. “He said see how you feel tomorrow and we’ll see what we can do. This morning I woke up and I felt better. … I feel good to play.”

Ramos wasn’t in the Nationals’ lineup for the second game of this series with the Giants, but he did some jogging in the outfield earlier in the day and emerged with no significant issues.
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  1. Sunshine_Bobby_Carpenter_Is_Too_Pessimistic_For_Me - Aug 14, 2013 at 11:32 PM

    Whoever we get to replace Zook as Moose's backup better be prepared to play 80-100 games next season.

  2. Ivan Tuski - Aug 15, 2013 at 3:20 AM

    I truly hope we keep Suzuki

  3. D'Gourds - Aug 15, 2013 at 9:23 AM

    Oh, if Weimi says it's no big deal, we're supposed to be relieved? You might as well flip a coin or use a magic 8-ball.





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