An MRI exam on
“He’s sore, and there’s some swelling, but there’s no doubt it could have been a lot worse,” Manager
To add infield depth, the Angels called up Grant Green, acquired from Oakland in last week’s
The team also announced that reliever
Burnett, the former Washington setup man who signed a two-year, $8-million deal last winter, was limited by elbow problems to 13 appearances, but he expects to be ready by
"The prognosis is definitely good for next year," Scioscia said.
Bourjos, who was batting .333 when he got hurt, still feels pain and discomfort in the wrist while hitting, "but the doctors say it's not going to get any worse, so there's no point in sitting here and not doing anything. I can play as much as I can tolerate the pain."
Bourjos said surgery to remove the broken bone in the off-season is an option, "but my first goal is to go out and play."