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Geovany Soto goes on DL; 10th injured player for Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Catcher Geovany Soto is going on the disabled list with a torn right meniscus, giving the Los Angeles Angels 10 injured players. General manager Billy Eppler says Soto felt something in his right knee during Tuesday's game and it locked up on him Wednesday. An MRI showed the tear. Soto will have surgery and is expected to be out 4 to 6 weeks. He was hitting...
Via Associated Press
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Soto to have surgery on right knee

Veteran catcher Geovany Soto has a torn meniscus in his right knee that will require surgery, putting him out roughly four to six weeks and lengthening the Angels' disabled list to 10 players.
11 days ago

Angels Notes: Geovany Soto headed for knee surgery

ANAHEIM – Add Geovany Soto to the Angels’ impossibly long disabled list. The catcher learned Wednesday that he has a torn meniscus in his right knee, which requires surgery. Soto is expected to be out four to six weeks. He is the 10th player on...
Via The OC Register
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Whicker: Angels catcher Geovany Soto hopes to play himself out of a corner

LOS ANGELES – There really is no last chance for a catcher. The supply is low and the demand is desperate. Your only opponents are your crackling knees and your busted fingers, so Geovany Soto did not come to Anaheim this season wondering if the...
Via The OC Register
11 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 Angels Preview: Geovany Soto

MLB career trajectories come in all shapes and sizes, but an especially volatile one can still shock the system. Geovany Soto‘s first decade in the big leagues is one of those trajectories. The now 33-year-old began his career as a potential franchise cornerstone for a storied organization, only to be traded for spare parts just four years later and spend the next several years...
Via Monkey with a Halo
March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers Catcher Geovany Soto Arrested For Marijuana Possession

ARLINGTON, Texas — Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto was arrested Wednesday night on a charge of marijuana possession in the town of Grapevine in northeast Tarrant County. Soto, 31, was charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana under two ounces according to Sgt. Robert Eberling of the Grapevine Police Department. He was released on $500 bail. Soto has not played this season...
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers catcher busted for pot possession

Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto was arrested Wednesday and charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession. According to The Dallas Morning News, the 2008 National League Rookie of the Year was pulled over for speeding in the Dallas suburb of Grapevine. Friday, the injured Ranger, who is out of jail after posting $500 bond, issued a written statement. “I was stopped by Grapevine...
Via Hall of Very Good
July 11, 2014  |  2 Comments

Rangers' Soto to miss 10-12 weeks due to knee surgery

Texas manager Ron Washington's No. 1 message to his team when they began spring training last month was to remain healthy. The message has not been received well. Starting catcher Geovany Soto will miss 10-12 weeks after the team announced Monday that he will have surgery to repair torn meniscus in his right knee. The Soto news comes a day after the team lost starting second baseman...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking down catchers in the AL West

If Geovany Soto returns to the Soto of 2008 the Texas Rangers are set at catcher this season. The problem with that is that it's 2014 and Soto hasn't been an everyday catcher since 2011, when he batted just .228 and played his way out of a starting role with the Cubs. The Rangers are hoping that Soto can carry the bulk of the load this season after making just 49 starts in 2013....
Via Fox Sports Southwest
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers C Geovany Soto has surgery on left foot

Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto has had arthroscopic surgery to remove a small bone from his left foot. Soto had the surgery Saturday, a day after returning to Texas to be examined by a specialist for what the team had initially called an Achilles issue. What doctors determined instead was there was a bone putting pressure on a flexor tendon. Rangers assistant general manager...
Via Associated Press
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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