Edwin Encarnacion Injury: Updates on Blue Jays Star's Wrist, Likely Return Date

Rob GoldbergFeatured ColumnistSeptember 17, 2013

A disappointing season for the Toronto Blue Jays has just soured even more with the news that Edwin Encarnacion will be out with a wrist injury.

Shi Davidi of SportsNet, initially reported the first baseman would undergo surgery on his left wrist:

Surgery on left wrist for Edwin Encarnacion, Brett Cecil to DL with elbow discomfort.

— Shi Davidi (@ShiDavidi) September 17, 2013

EE says he's had pain on every swing the past two weeks. Calls surgery a cleanup.

— Shi Davidi (@ShiDavidi) September 17, 2013

Encarnacion's surgery was reportedly successful.

Follow TheRobGoldberg on Twitter

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices