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Astros' Clint Barmes to miss 4-6 weeks

Updated: March 26, 2011, 6:00 PM ET
Associated Press

KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- Houston Astros shortstop Clint Barmes has a broken left hand, the result of getting hit by a pitch, and is expected to miss four to six weeks.

Barmes had X-rays Saturday morning that revealed the injury. He was hit just above the wrist by a pitch from the Yankees' Ivan Nova in Friday night's exhibition game in Tampa.

Tommy Manzella was called back up from the Triple-A roster just two days after being sent down. He was the Astros' starting shortstop on opening ...

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