• Braves' Hudson spiked in leg, carted off field

    Summary of 9 articles · Updated Jul 25, 2013
    Atlanta Braves pitcher Tim Hudson has been carted off the field after getting spiked near his right Achilles while covering first base against the New York Mets. Atlanta Braves pitcher Tim Hudson fractured his right ankle after getting spiked while covering first base against the New York Mets on Wednesday night, the team announced. Instead of celebrating what had the makings to be one of Tim Hudson's finest starts this season, the Braves experienced the nightmare of seeing Hudson carted off the field with a right ankle fracture. He rushed back to apologize after the play and shook Hudson's hand before he was carted off the field. Afterward, Young said: Tim Hudson is out for the season with a broken right ankle, leaving the Atlanta Braves without the leader of their pitching staff as they make a push for the pennant. It was a horrific end to what had been an otherwise terrific performance for Hudson, who entered the eighth having surrendered just three hits and no runs. pulled a sharp grounder to first baseman Freddie Freeman that he struggled to corral initially, and the entire mood changed for the Braves as the rest of the play unfolded.
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      We all cringed when we saw what happened to Atlanta Braves pitcher Tim Hudson on Wednesday. In a gruesome accident, New York Mets hitter Eric Young Jr. stepped on Hudson's ankle as they raced toward first base. Hudson's ankle broke, an injury that will …
      Source: yahoo.com
    • Tim Hudson's ankle injury a very tough break for NL East-leading Atlanta Braves, who have tough rotation spot to fill

      The Braves clubhouse was deathly quiet, as players waited for the inevitable news about Tim Hudson. “You just hope it’s not broken,” Dan Uggla said, and you could tell by his tone that he knew better.
    • Tim Hudson Suffers Gruesome Ankle Injury, Taken Off Field On Cart

      Tim Hudson was cruising against the Mets tonight until Eric Young brought an end to his night and, possibly, his season.Read more...
      Source: deadspin.com

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