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Reese McGuire Returns to West Virginia Roster

Reese McGuire Returns to West Virginia Roster

The West Virginia Power have activated catcher Reese McGuire off the disabled list today. To make room on the roster, catcher Francisco Diaz was transferred to the Jamestown roster. McGuire has been out for the last week with a groin contusion, but it only caused him to miss the minimum seven days for a disabled list stay.

McGuire last played on April 25th and he spent his last two games before going on the DL, in the designated hitter spot. The 2014 1st round draft pick  is hitting .222/.259/.278 through 14 games.

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  • Ian Rothermund

    Spectacular… what about Meadows? I swear, it wouldn’t have taken as long if he torn his hamstring….hey, wait a sec. My assumption is there is simply no point in rushing him back in the least. However, I’m becoming impatient.

    • John Dreker

      They planned on bringing him back around now, but he had a minor setback and a later start. As you said, no need to rush him back

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