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Ratliff Inching His Way Back

Ratliff has resumed some baseball activities

Sean Ratliff sustained one of the worst baseball injuries imaginable back in Spring Training when he took a liner right below his eye in Luis Salazar fashion. Recovering from the injury since then, he says he is starting to get closer to possibly returning after he made his way down to Instructs recently.

"Zach Lutz just fouled a ball off – it's one of those places where the on-deck circle is way too close to home plate on those back fields – it didn't have anywhere to go," Ratliff recounted. "It was one of those unfortunate things that was bound to happen eventually." He took a line drive right under his right eye with just a few days left in Spring Training, fracturing several bones in his... Recommended Stories