The Altoona Curve placed outfielder Logan Hill on the disabled list with a fractured left hand, which occurred on a hit-by-pitch in yesterday's game.
Hill was promoted to Altoona at the same time Jordan Luplow moved up to Indianapolis. He hit .278/.385/.418 in 22 games for Altoona. Hill sits behind Luplow with the second most homers in the system this year, belting 16 with Bradenton and two with the Curve.
With just over five weeks left in the season, his year is likely over, though Altoona is in a playoff position right now, so they could be playing a couple of weeks longer. Kevin Kramer had a hand fracture on June 10th and still hasn't returned to action, so the same timetable would mean the end of Hill's season including possible playoffs. Kramer is in Pirate City now just beginni...
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