San Francisco Giants injury updates: Latest news on Nori Aoki, Tim Hudson and Tim Lincecum
Jun 15, 2015; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants left fielder Nori Aoki (23) at bat during the second inning against the Seattle Mariners at AT&T Park. Mandatory Credit: Bob Stanton-USA TODAY Sports
Update: Friday, July 24
Aoki will remain in Sacramento for at least a couple more games, per Andrew Baggarly.
Update: Wednesday, July 22
A weekend return could be in the cards for Nori, which would put him well ahead of schedule. Stay tuned.
Update: Monday, July 20
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Aoki’s leg injury on a hit-by-pitch was ultimately diagnosed as a broken bone after initial reports of a contusion, putting the speedy left fielder on the shelf for the foreseeable future. Though it’s still hard to say exactly when he’ll be back, Bruce Bochy gave a rough timetable of two weeks when questioned by reporters on Friday. Like they did with Pence, the Giants will try to expedite the process:
Giants notes: Like Pence, Aoki might not need rehab stint. Plus, three pitchers on the mend: http://t.co/754m5uFlfD via @sfchronicle
— Lev Facher (@levfacher) July 11, 2015
Next: On to Hudson injury updates