Diamondbacks prospect Daulton Varsho suffers injury in tournament with Team USA

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Diamondbacks prospect Daulton Varsho suffers injury in tournament with Team USA
Diamondbacks prospect Daulton Varsho suffers injury in tournament with Team USA

Prospect Daulton Varsho hurt his ankle playing in an international baseball tournament on Monday in Tokyo, and while the Diamondbacks are hopeful the injury isn't serious he is scheduled to return to Phoenix this week to be evaluated. Varsho, playing for Team USA in the Premier12 tournament, in which two Olympics bids are up for grabs, rolled his ankle sliding into second base. He had to be helped off the field. “We think it's a sprain,” Diamondbacks farm director Mike Bell said. “It seems that there's no fracture. “We'll know a little bit more tomorrow and probably have our hands on him later to confirm everything to make sure he has a healthy offseason. Our fingers are crossed.” Varsho is one

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