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Carl Crawford expected to miss ‘a few weeks’

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Manager Bobby Valentine believes left fielder Carl Crawford will miss “a few weeks’’ of the regular season as he recovers from surgery on his left wrist.

Crawford had surgery in Arizona Jan. 17 to repair cartilage damage. According to the latest reports, he will be able to do everything except swing a bat once he arrives at spring training.

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