Braves Pitcher Gets Concussion In Kissimmee Car Accident

PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Atlanta Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson has been diagnosed with a mild concussion after wrecking on his way to spring training.

Manager Fredi Gonzalez said Tuesday that Hanson will miss the first two days of spring training, then gradually work his way back into a normal routine. If there are no setbacks, he should be back at full strength within a week.

Hanson blew out a tire Monday near the Braves’ Disney World complex and may have bumped his head on either the windshield or the steering wheel. The right-hander was diagnosed with a grade one concussion but apparently has no other injuries.

Hanson is expected to be one of the team’s top starters, going 11-7 with a 3.60 ERA last season despite a shoulder injury.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

Comments

One Comment

  1. car windshield Houston says:

    Good post, nicely written. I love to read the latest info on auto glass industry as I have been doing the research in the same since long. I just came across your blog and found it very interesting. I have subscribed to your blog and hope you will be posting nice stuff like this over the coming days.

  2. Car accident jackson mi says:

    The best time to have car insurance policy is prior to deciding to at any time speak to an accident. nO one wants in order to wreck a perfectly beautiful evening using a motor vehicle accident. Yet this sort of regrettable events carry out …Wypadek drogowy Uk

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Tampa

How To Get Through Airport Security As Quickly As PossibleWith more people flying than ever before, it’s not surprising to see reports of long lines of people waiting in airport security lines...
Fatal Alligators Attacks in Florida Over Past 20 YearsThe body of a 2-year-old Nebraska boy was found Wednesday after he was snatched by an alligator at a...

Listen Live