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News-Herald Sep 12, 2014
Jim Ingraham: Indians playing well since Nick Swisher's move to disabled list

Jim Ingraham: Indians playing well since Nick Swisher's move to disabled list

Make of this what you will: on Aug. 10, the day they placed Nick Swisher on the disabled list, the Indians had a winning percentage of .496 (58-59). Since Swisher has been on the disabled list the Indians' winning percentage is .655 (19-10). Maybe it's a coincidence, maybe it's not. You be the judge.
News-Herald Aug 22, 2014
Jim Ingraham: Big contracts have been bad luck for Cleveland Indians

Jim Ingraham: Big contracts have been bad luck for Cleveland Indians

The Nick Swisher situation is so Indians. It's so Indians we probably should have anticipated it coming, if not actually seen it coming. Either way, now it's here - and Swisher is not. Swisher this week had surgery on not one but both of his knees. That means not one, but two rehabs. The surgery - surgeries? - are season-ending surgeries for Swisher.
KFFL Aug 21, 2014

Indians | Nick Swisher to rehab in LA

Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knees) will remain in Los Angeles for the first part ...
Columbus Dispatch Aug 21, 2014

Indians: Swisher out for season after knee surgeries

Cleveland Indians first baseman Nick Swisher had arthroscopic surgery on both knees in Los Angeles yesterday and is done for the season.
Plain Dealer Aug 21, 2014

Nick Swisher's recovery from knee surgeries won't be easy: Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona

Manager Terry Francona says Nick Swisher, who had both knees operated on Wednesday, should be good to go next season if he's committed to his rehab. Francona added that Swisher's pre-game routine will have to undergo changes to keep his knees strong.
Chronicle-Telegram Aug 20, 2014

Arthroscopic surgery on both knees ends disappointing season for Indians’ Nick Swisher

CLEVELAND — Another unproductive and injury-plagued season will come to an end prematurely for Indians first baseman Nick Swisher. Swisher, who was batting a career-low .208 with only eight home runs and 42 RBIs in 97 games, underwent arthroscopic surgery on both knees Wednesday in Los Angeles. He had been on the disabled list with Read More...The post Arthroscopic surgery on both knees ends disappointing season for Indians’ Nick Swisher appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source for...
Akron Beacon Journal Aug 20, 2014

Indians designated hitter Nick Swisher will miss rest of season after having surgery on both knees

Indians designated hitter Nick Swisher was scheduled for surgery on both knees late Wednesday and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.Swisher, who is the second year of a four-year, $56 million contract with the Indians, has been on the 15-day disabled list with knee soreness since Aug. 10 and also served an earlier DL stint with similar discomfort from May 27 through June 11.Swisher’s knee pain not only persisted, but also showed signs of worsening as he began visibly limping around the clubhouse following games as the season progressed.Last week in Cleveland, the Cleveland...
News-Herald Aug 20, 2014
Cleveland Indians: Nick Swisher done for season

Cleveland Indians: Nick Swisher done for season

CLEVELAND (AP) - Indians first baseman Nick Swisher is having surgery on both knees and is done for the season.Swisher has underperformed after getting a four-year, $56 million contract from the Indians before last season. He's having arthroscopic procedures performed on both knees in Los Angeles. The club said he'll need 8 to 10 weeks to recover.
Akron Beacon Journal Aug 20, 2014

Indians DH Nick Swisher out for remainder of season, having surgery on both knees

Indians designated hitter Nick Swisher will undergo surgery on both knees late Wednesday and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.  Swisher has been on the 15-day Disabled List with knee soreness since August 10 and also made an earlier DL stint with similar discomfort from May 27 through June 11.  When Swisher's knee pain persisted, he recently saw the Cleveland Clinic’s Dr. Rick Parker. Swisher then sought a second opinion Tuesday with Los Angeles Dodgers team physician Dr. Neil ElAttrache in L.A., who concurred with Parker that surgical intervention would be the most...
Plain Dealer Aug 20, 2014

Cleveland Indians' Nick Swisher undergoes surgery on both knees; season over

Nick Swisher is done for the for the season after undergoing surgery on both knees on Wednesday in Los Angeles.
Rotoworld Aug 20, 2014

Swisher gets season-ending knee surgeries - Nick Swisher (1B) Cleveland Indians

Nick Swisher underwent season-ending surgery Wednesday afternoon on both of his knees.
KFFL Aug 20, 2014

Indians | Nick Swisher undergoes surgery

Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knees) underwent arthroscopic surgery on both of his knees Wednesday, ...
Plain Dealer Aug 19, 2014
Update on Nick Swisher's right knee due Wednesday: Quick hits from Cleveland Indians

Update on Nick Swisher's right knee due Wednesday: Quick hits from Cleveland Indians

Manager Terry Francona said the Indians will announce the results of the second opinion on Nick Swisher's right knee Wednesday. Swisher was in Los Angeles on Tuesday to get a second opinion on his sore right knee.
KFFL Aug 16, 2014

Indians | Nick Swisher could be out for season

Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) could require season-ending surgery on his right knee. He ...

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