Oakland's Chavez, Kotsay, Buck out for remainder of season
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland Athletics lost three players for the remainder of the season Friday -- six-time Gold Glove third baseman Eric Chavez, center fielder Mark Kotsay and rookie outfielder Travis Buck.
Chavez will undergo surgery on his troublesome right shoulder on
Wednesday to repair his labrum, then doctors turn their focus to
his back problems. Chavez has been bothered by shoulder problems
for about two years and he debated having an operation after the
2005 season. ...
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