Cashner injured in hunting accidentNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - San Diego Padres pitcher Andrew Cashner cut a tendon in his right thumb during a hunting accident and probably will start the season on the disabled list.
Padres general manager Josh Byrnes said Cashner was injured by a hunting partner while they were trimming a carcass and that the 26-year-old right-hander sustained a small cut and had surgery on the punctured tendon.
See other NationalSports news:Scoreboard Roundup - 3/7/14
Saints Cut Ties with WR Lance Moore
ESPN: Knicks Reach out to Phil Jackson
Kansas' Andrew Wiggins Already Looking to the NBA
Lebron James Not a Fan of Sleeved Jerseys