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So, Despite Reports, Jimmy Rollins Did NOT Have Surgery on Thursday

Posted by Frank Klose


Despite many reports to the contrary such as this one from Sporting News, Jimmy Rollins did NOT have surgery in Philadelphia on Thursday.   The Phillies' own website had a story here earlier, but it has been retracted.   Sporting News and other sites cited in their reports.

My Twitter follower Francine Green saw these reports and asked Phillies beat writer for Calkins Media and Kevin Cooney:


I too saw the report this afternoon, so I just asked Jimmy myself:

So, there you have it.   His wrist is perfectly fine to use the pen to sign his forthcoming Phillies contract.

PS - He also does not want to be Mayor of Philadelphia:



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Perhaps it stems from how people use/interpret the meaning of ‘last’ as it pertains to dates and time? When someone says ‘last November’ there are folks who think it was this past November.

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