All-Star Perdomo Sidelined: D-backs Shortstop to Undergo Knee Surgery

April 8, 2024
All-Star Perdomo Sidelined: D-backs Shortstop to Undergo Knee Surgery
  • Geraldo Perdomo, All-Star shortstop for the Arizona Diamondbacks, is scheduled for knee surgery on Monday.

  • Perdomo's surgery is to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee, sidelining him for six to eight weeks.

  • Kevin Newman has been called up from Triple-A Reno to bolster the team's roster during Perdomo's absence.

  • Rookie Blaze Alexander is expected to fill the shortstop position while Perdomo recovers.

  • The Diamondbacks are dealing with multiple injuries, including to top prospect Jordan Lawlar, but remain confident in adjusting their lineup accordingly.

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