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Indians optimistic that Gavin Floyd will return to majors in 2015

One of the more disappointing free agent signings for the Indians this year was veteran pitcher Gavin Floyd, who fractured his elbow in spring training, putting an end to his 2015 campaign before it even started.But now the team is optimistic that Floyd will be able to pitch in the majors by season's end."I think that's a possibility," Indians general manager Chris Antonetti told...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Gavin Floyd Hit Around in Rookie League Rehab Start

The Indians signed former Braves starter Gavin Floyd last winter to a one year, $4M deal for him to be the team’s fifth starter. With the expectations that Corey Kluber, Carlos Carrasco, Trevor Bauer and Danny Salazar would be the majority of the rotation, Floyd was supposed to be the veteran leader keeping the others in line. Instead, he broke a bone in his elbow, the same injury...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Gavin Floyd to begin rehab assignment following elbow injury

Gavin Floyd, one of the Cleveland Indians’ major offseason acquisitions, will begin a rehab assignment this week. He is expected to start for the organization’s Arizona Rookie League team on Wednesday. Floyd, an early March favorite to win a guaranteed rotation spot, re-fractured his right elbow in the middle of spring training. That injury required surgery, knocking him out...
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August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Gavin Floyd reinjures elbow, may require surgery

The Cleveland Indians handed Gavin Floyd a shiny new contract with major league guarantees in hopes of a bounce-back from an injury-plagued 2013. Unfortunately for the Tribe, this appears to be off to a rough start as the veteran has apparently reinjured the same elbow that suffered a stress fracture a season ago. The team, via press release, stated that they are in the process of...
Via Waiting For Next Year
March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Braves gain in division, lose Floyd for season

As the game got underway in Philadelphia’s Citizens Bank Park tonight, the Braves knew that the rival Nationals had dropped 3 straight games. This brought Atlanta within a half game of Washington in the National League East. By game’s end, the Braves were tied once again for first place in the division. Hoping to reclaim the lead, the Braves knew that it wouldn’t be an easy...
Via BravesWire
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Weak Stomachs Beware: Gavin Floyd’s Elbow Looks, Um, Not Good.

The Atlanta Braves have a history of injury problems with their pitching staff. That streak continued today, as starting pitcher Gavin Floyd left his start against the Washington Nationals due to elbow pain. It’s safe to say his injury isn’t minor. Here is a picture of Floyd’s elbow in the dugout following his departure from the game: We're pretty confident Gavin Floyd's elbow...
Via Sportsnaut
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Gavin Floyd diagnosed with fractured elbow

Gavin Floyd has been diagnosed with a fracture of the olecranon in his right elbow. While it is unclear how Floyd originally suffered the injury, there has been significant swelling around the area which forced him from Thursday’s game against the Washington Nationals. He will be re-evaluated in Atlanta on Friday before any long-term decisions are made but the 31-year-old is surely...
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Gavin Floyd fractures elbow, headed to disabled list

After losing two starters to season-ending injuries during spring training, the Atlanta Braves' pitching staff had yet to suffer a long-term injury this season. In all likelihood, that no longer appears to be the case. Braves starter Gavin Floyd left the game in the seventh inning of Thursday's game with severe swelling in his right elbow. After the elbow was examined by a Braves...
Via Fox Sports South
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Wood Wishes Floyd Wasn’t Here

Fredo is a disgrace. That's Fredo Gonzalez. He's running around yapping his mouth about my fantasy team's business, saying Alex Wood can go to the bullpen and Gavin Floyd can stay in the rotation. Why don't you defend Moe Green while you're at it, Fredo? I'm sorry, I'm about to have an aneurysm. Fredo said he doesn't want to go to a six-man rotation, saying, "(Floyd) is one...
Via Razzball
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Rumor: Gavin Floyd is close to a deal with Braves

getty images The Atlanta Braves are close to signing free agent right hander Gavin Floyd to a one-year contract. Floyd appeared in just five games last season before undergoing Tommy John surgery. #Braves are the "mystery team" that's been talking with Gavin Floyd. Believed to be close to a deal, but not finalized yet. — David O'Brien (@ajcbraves) December 14, 2013 Prior to Floyd...
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

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