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Rays Roundup: Niemann Out with Broken Leg

Jeff Niemann is the latest Rays injury victim.

In today's edition of Rays Roundup: Starter Jeff Niemann becomes the latest player to hit the disabled list after fracturing his fibula on Monday, Desmond Jennings heads to the DL after all, Elliot Johnson is swinging a hot stick and Sean Rodriguez plans to play through a muscle strain. All of that and more inside.

INSIDE PITCH Niemann out at least four weeks with broken leg Injuries have been a major issue for the Rays all season, and the team sustained another major one Monday. Right-hander Jeff Niemann sustained a small fracture in his right fibula, just above the ankle, after being hit by a batted ball in the first inning of what ended up a 7-1 Rays win over the Blue Jays. Niemann will be lost... Recommended Stories

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