Rough news for the Giants: Third baseman Pablo Sandoval has fractured the hamate bone in his left wrist, the team announced Thursday. He will undergo surgery Friday, Giants manager Bruce Bochy told the Giants beat writers. Sandoval is expected to miss four New York Yankees outfield prospect Adonis Garcia has been diagnosed with a fractured left hook of hamate, and will likely miss the remainder of Spring Training. The team announced in a release Tuesday night that Garcia suffered the injury while taking Expected to miss 4-8 weeks following April 2 hamate bone surgery, Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos declared himself “ready to go” while in Washington to take batting practice today. Ramos told James Wagner of the Washington Post that he hopes Catcher Chris Shaw will miss the remainder of the season with the Corvallis Knights after suffering a hamate bone injury, the team announced Monday. Shaw, who will be a junior at the University of Oklahoma, Shaw hit .194 (6 for 31) in nine games with two It could be Bonifacio was still dealing with the lingering effect of a hamate bone break he suffered in 2013. If that’s the case, he’s the Royals best batting candidate for a breakout 2015 season. Defensively, he’s not fleet of foot, but he can play Meanwhile, catcher/first baseman Ryan Lavarnway, who suffered a fracture in the hamate bone of his left hand just days after being called up to fill in for Mike Napoli last week, had surgery in Cleveland on Tuesday. The surgery was performed by Dr. Thomas .
Mike Zunino is out with a broken hamate bone in his left hand and will need surgery early next week. The approximate prognosis is he’ll miss six weeks — much of the rest of the season, if not all. The Mariners just signed veteran catcher Humberto Phillies outfield prospect Domonic Brown has not had a good offseason, and things got worse today. He injured his hand swinging the bat today and this tweet from Todd Zolecki at MLB.com has the details: X-rays showed Domonic Brown has a fracture in his San Francisc Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval has reportedly fractured the hamate bone in his right hand and is expected to miss four to six weeks. Sandoval will have surgery in Arizona between now and Tuesday to remove a portion of the bone. Sandoval But for now we’re focused only on the hamate bone, that pesky one located in the palm that is causing a lot of headache for the Oregon State baseball team. By now you know that starting catcher Andrew Susac and freshman infielder Jake Rodriguez are out .