Indians’ Kluber fractures arm after getting hit with 102 mph line drive on mound

Indians’ Kluber fractures arm after getting hit with 102 mph line drive on mound
Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber, right, leaves during the fifth inning of the team's baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, May 1, 2019, in Miami. Kluber was hit by a single hit by Marlins' Brian Anderson. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) (Source: Lynne Sladky)

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Corey Kluber left Wednesday’s game in Miami after he was hit by a Brian Anderson line drive on his pitching arm.

The Cleveland Indians have confirmed Kluber’s ulna on his right forearm is fractured.

He’ll be reevaluated tomorrow at a Cleveland hospital, and a timetable for his return will then be established.

According to Statcast, the ball left the bat at 102,2 mph before striking the Indians ace. Kluber pursued the ball with his right arm dangling at his side, he then tried to scoop the ball with his glove towards first baseman Carlos Santana.

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