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Indians to activate Michael Bourn from the disabled list Friday

Aug 13, 2014, 2:54 PM EDT

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Cleveland is expected to activate Michael Bourn from the disabled list for Friday’s game after the center fielder missed the past six weeks with a hamstring injury.

Bourn has battled hamstring problems since last season and underwent surgery, so it’s not surprising that a 3-4 week recovery timetable turned into a longer absence.

Because of all the leg problems Bourn has ceased doing damage as a base-runner, swiping just 30 bases while being thrown out 15 times in 196 games since last season. He stole 40-plus bases every year from 2008-2012, leading the league in 2009, 2010, and 2011.

  1. montrealknowledge - Aug 13, 2014 at 4:44 PM

    I have 104 swipes at the all star break with him in MLB2K12.

    • dan1111 - Aug 13, 2014 at 4:55 PM

      Is that from one Michael Bourn or an entire Michael Bourn team? And is he running on catcher Adam Dunn?

  2. edelmanfanclub - Aug 14, 2014 at 2:00 AM

    Career .316 OBP, really needs his speed because thats what ppl feel like he is worth the 12/yr contract he has. 30-40 SBs. Buyer Beware on speed threats, feel better Born.

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