Injuries to superstars in MLB are always the hardest thing for a team to overcome, but that’s exactly what two of baseball’s best teams have to do.
The Los Angeles Dodgers are without their superstar outfielder Mookie Betts. He was placed on the 10-day injured list with a fractured rib. This is an injury that would be very difficult to recover from, so it’s wise for the team and the player to take the time to fully heal.
Manny Machado was the San Diego Padres’ best player this season. He suffered an apparent ankle injury while running to first base against the Colorado Rockies. This injury is a major blow to what is one of the best teams in MLB.
Let’s take a look at what these injuries mean for their respective teams and which one has a better chance of handling the loss of their Superstar.
MLB Injury Summary – June 19, 2022
The Los Angeles Dodgers put Mookie Betts on the injured list
“Machado suffered a pretty bad ankle injury on 1st base and was saved off the field” – Ben Verlander
This YouTube highlight pack of Manny Machado’s 2022 season so far shows why he’s so valuable to his team.
The hope of everyone in MLB is that this injury isn’t as serious as it looks and Manny Machado isn’t wasting too much time away from the sport.
As the MLB season unfolds and these unfortunate injuries continue to pile up, be sure to keep checking back with Sportskeeda for all the injury updates you need.
Edited by Jodi Whisenhunt
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