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Hip injury lands Russell Martin on DL

Updated: August 5, 2010, 2:20 AM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Russell Martin was put on the 15-day disabled list just before game time Wednesday night after an MRI on his right hip showed a torn labrum. A definitive prognosis won't be made for at least another day or two because Martin is scheduled for further testing Thursday, including a CT scan.

The worst-case scenario is that Martin will need surgery to repair the tear, something that probably would end his season.

"If he were to have surgery, ...

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