Sam Fuld Expected To Miss 4-5 Months With Wrist Injury

Monday April 2nd, 2012

The Tampa Bay Rays Outfielder, Sam Fuld will definitely be out for four-five months but may potentially be out the entire season due to wrist surgery, according to a tweet from Tampa Bay Times reporter, Joe Smith.

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Fuld originally suffered the injury in September, but has waited to get surgery, which is scheduled for tomorrow. Last year Fuld gained notoriety in Tampa after hitting .350 through the team’s first 23 games. He also made several amazing diving plays in the field. The outfielder finished the season hitting just .240/.313/.360 with three home runs and 27 RBI.

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