• Astros report: Justin Maxwell shaking off the rust

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Jun 27, 2013
    Outfielder Justin Maxwell settled in at the plate during the Astros’ three-game series against the Cubs. One night after he suffered the third concussion and second in six years, Astros outfielder Justin Maxwell was out of the lineup and completely unavailable Wednesday. Astros outfielder Justin Maxwell, who was activated from the disabled list a week ago after missing nearly two months with a fractured bone in his left hand, was removed from Tuesday's game with a mild concussion after diving for a ball in the outfield. Maxwell, who was starting in right field, made a diving attempt in the gap in right-center to catch a ball off the bat of Matt Carpenter, who wound up with a three-run triple to put St. Baseball also added a seven-day disabled list stint for concussions, which the Astros actually used last year after Fernando Martinez suffered a concussion. “Education and really making sure that the kids in Houston have every outlet possible to do whatever it is they want to do and get excited about their education through reading, it’s kind of where it starts.
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    • Astros report: Justin Maxwell expects to return on Friday

      Barring an unexpected setback in his recovery from the concussion he suffered on Tuesday night, Justin Maxwell will be ready to play Friday night against the Los Angeles Angels. Maxwell passed all the baseline tests he underwent on Wednesday evening. He…
      Source: chron.com
    • First pitch: Maxwell sits due to concussion symptoms

      One night after he suffered the third concussion and second in six years, Astros outfielder Justin Maxwell was out of the lineup and completely unavailable Wednesday. Although he arrived at Minute Maid Park with what he termed a “light headache,” he was…
      Source: chron.com
    • Maxwell dives for ball, suffers mild concussion

      Astros outfielder Justin Maxwell, who was activated from the disabled list a week ago after missing nearly two months with a fractured bone in his left hand, was removed from Tuesday's game with a mild concussion after diving for a ball in the outfield.
      Source: MLB.com
    • Justin Maxwell exits in fourth with apparent head injury

      Astros right fielder Justin Maxwell, who just came off the disabled list last week, was taken out in the top of the fourth inning with a mild concussion after banging his face into the turf attempting to make a catch. With the bases loaded in the fourth…
      Source: chron.com

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