Fantasy baseball Injury Report: Rockies struggling, Ryan Howard out

Tuesday July 9th, 2013
Carlos Gonzalez looks to have dodged a bullet after straining his back and injuring his finger last week.
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P Wei-Yin Chen, Baltimore Orioles: Chen, who's been out for nearly two months with an oblique injury, is expected to return to the Orioles lineup Wednesday against the Rangers. His rehab starts have been successful; most recently, he threw 89 pitches with no earned runs. Fantasy owners should feel comfortable starting him immediately.

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