#Pirates 3B Josh Harrison (thumb) is fielding grounders with glove on his left hand. Leyva hitting balls to him.
Josh Harrison's initial diagnosis of a torn ulnar collateral ligament of the left thumb has been confirmed. Typical recovery time is 7 weeks
Josh Harrison has torn thumb ligaments. Out 6 weeks. #pirates.
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