ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Texas Rangers slugger Prince Fielder will have his season-ending surgery Friday to repair a herniated disk in his neck. The surgery will be performed in Dallas by Dr. Drew Dossett, who two years ago did a cervical fusion of two disks just below the area that is bothering Fielder now. Dossett had recommended the second surgery after seeing Fielder on Monday...
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Rangers designated hitter Prince Fielder will undergo season-ending surgery to repair a herniated disk in his neck on Friday, the team announced on Wednesday. The surgery will be performed by Dallas-based Dr. Drew Dossett.
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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Texas Rangers slugger Prince Fielder is expected to have season-ending neck surgery for the second time in three years, and his career could be jeopardy as well.Fielder got a second opinion Monday, and general manager Jon Daniels said Dr. Drew Dossett recommended surgery. That was the same as Dr. Robert Watkins in Los Angeles said last week after an MRI showed...
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The Prince has left the building. Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said Monday that slugger Prince Fielder needs surgery to repair a herniated disk in his neck and is out for the remainder of the 2016 season, per Bill Jones of CBS Dallas/Fort Worth. Jon Daniels says Prince Fielder is out for season...Dr. Drew Dossett confirms earlier diagnosis...herniated disc in neck...needs...
Rangers first baseman Prince Fielder is expected to undergo season-ending neck surgery due to a herniated disk later this week, according to multiple reports tweeted on Monday afternoon. The 32-year-old Fielder, an American League All-Star last season, last played on July 18. Fielder was batting .212 with eight home runs and 44 RBIs in 89 games for Texas this year.
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Prince Fielder and the Texas Rangers found out about some potentially disappointing news earlier this week when it was learned that the slugger could be out the rest of the season due to a herniated disk in his neck. But it was Fielder who took it to the next level by posting a cryptic message on social media as the news was being disseminated and subsequently discussed. In a...
Here is a thought that would have been silly back in March: the Texas Rangers would be going into the latter stages of the season without star designated hitter Prince Fielder, and their chances of finding success will likely increase. Sometimes crazy things happen in baseball, and this seemingly bold prediction has now become a stunning reality. With Fielder facing a potential season...
The Texas Rangers were dealt bad news on Wednesday. Prince Fielder’s 2016 season may be over. Prince Fielder has another neck herniation....may be done for the season....know more after Friday exam — TR Sullivan (@Sullivan_Ranger) July 20, 2016 Any time neck injuries enter into the equation, the news in very bad. In the case of Fielder, it’s even worse. He missed nearly...
After starting the season off hitting well below .200, Prince Fielder capped off a much improved week at the plate by playing hero for the Texas Rangers on Saturday night in Seattle. With two outs and two strikes against him in the top of the ninth inning, and the Rangers down 1-0, all hope looked lost until Fielder crushed the next pitch deep into the right field bleachers to tie...
By Shaun Ranft I don't mind being wrong. When it comes to sports, I almost enjoy it. That is where I currently find myself midway through the season regarding the Texas Rangers. Back in March, before the season had even started, I assumed theirs was lost. There were just too many question marks. Prince Fielder, brought over in a trade with the Detroit Tigers, appeared in only 42...
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