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D-Backs’ Stephen Drew Suffers A Nasty Ankle Break (Video)

by: JamieD On  Thursday, July 21, 2011

It goes without saying that ankles are not supposed to bend the way Stephen Drew’s did last night.

Standing on second base with one out in the bottom of the fourth inning of yesterday’s game between the Diamondbacks and the Brewers, Drew attempted to make it home on a single to left field, but during the play at the plate the shortstop’s right ankle got caught under him, resulting in a gruesome fracture.

Drew wasn’t the only one to go down with an injury in the inning, as Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez suffered a fractured clavicle on the very next play.  Yes, it was just one of those nights/innings in Arizona.

Here is a look at Drew’s injury.




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