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Long’s 2016 season was cut short by an injury to the hamate bone in his left hand that required surgery.
Allen returned to Akron this year, but his progress was delayed four weeks into the season by a hamate bone injury in his hand.
But that season was cut short after Stanton broke the hamate bone in his left hand.
He was placed on the disabled list Aug. 12 and underwent surgery Aug. 15 to repair a fractured hamate bone in his left hand.
Rivera, who was sidelined for 22 games after breaking the hamate bone in his right hand in a game against Florida State on April 11, was met by trainers on the field as teammates held their breath.
Dozier, 25, sustained a broken wrist while playing at Class AAA Omaha last week, fracturing the hamate bone at the base of the hand.
He was hit in the face with a pitch in 2014 and broke the hamate bone in his left hand the following year.
Allen is on the disabled list with a right hamate (wrist) fracture, which required surgery.
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First Known Use: 1924See Words from the same year
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