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Juan Nicasio working on a miracle

Recovered from broken neck/fractured skull, Nicasio could make Rockies' rotation

Updated: March 1, 2012, 8:11 PM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- One of the most heartwarming and inspirational baseball stories in recent memory is taking place at Colorado Rockies camp this spring. And we're not talking about Jamie Moyer's quest to make the Rockies' staff at age 49.

Seven months after taking an Ian Desmond line drive off the head and suffering a broken neck, pitcher Juan Nicasio is making a serious bid to crack the Opening Day rotation. How uplifting is Nicasio's comeback? Manager Jim Tracy and outfielder ...

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