"I had to cut it off. I wasn't feeling 100 percent. I wasn't happy with it. It wasn't all that bad. It was kind of the same. We were hoping for improvement. Whatever program they have for me, I'm still on it."
(Shawn Hill, via Nationals.com, 3/8/2008)
"I don't know how to answer that question, because I know his ligament's fine. I know the nerve is fine. We don't know why he's having pain there. We haven't had a doctor or anyone be able to tell us exactly what it is. So I don't know, that's the way I'd have to answer you right now."
(Jim Bowden, via Chatter, 3/8/2008)
"He's just delayed. It's not completely shut down. He's just going to rest it some more and then see how it feels."
(Manny Acta, via Nationals Journal, 3/8/2008)
What the Hill? Cortisone shot, or hyperbaric chambers and yoga like Patterson?
Nobody seems to have an answer about Shawn Hill. But, thankfully,
the Nats signed Livo this offseason Sidney Ponson is still available!
And, there's always Mike Bacsik.
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