How long will Eugenio Suarez be out with a fractured thumb?
It depends on the severity. In the past two seasons, time on the DL for players with fractured thumbs has ranged from a couple weeks to three months.
- Martin Perez (2017): 2 weeks
- Mike Moustakas (2016): 2 weeks
- Robbie Grossman (2017): 2.5 weeks
- Aledmys Diaz (2016): 6 weeks
- Josh Reddick (2016): 6 weeks
- Matt Holliday (2016): 7 weeks
- Juan Legares (2017): 8 weeks
- Miguel Rojas (2017): 10 weeks
- Mallex Smith (2016): 12 weeks
When the Reds report how serious the fracture is, it will narrow the range. Watch here for more updates.
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