hamate hamate

Definition(s):

  • (n) the wrist bone in line with the 4th and 5th fingers

News

  1. White Sox Fall to Orioles, Konerko and Crain Placed on DL

    By Mark Gonzales Tribune reporter10:14 p.m. CDT, July 3, 2013 Manager Robin Ventura believes that Gordon Beckham’s power will eventually return once his left hand is fully healed after missing nearly two months because of a hamate bone fracture. But …
    on July 4, 2013     Source: WGN TV Chicago

  2. Beckham, Santiago salvage some satisfaction in Sox's loss

    Manager Robin Ventura believes that Gordon Beckham’s power will eventually return once his left hand is fully healed after missing nearly two months because of a hamate bone fracture.        
    on July 4, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

Quotes

  1. "In 2003, I shattered what's called the hook of the hamate," said Jobe. "I had surgery in 2003 and was out most of the year. I started in 2004 and playing at my fourth tournament, I shattered it again, and went back to the same doctor. It's...
    on Aug 8, 2005 By: Brandt Jobe Source: INDYchannel.com

  2. "In Wily Mo's case, if a shot is called for, he can get that shot by the guy who did the hamate surgery in the first place," said Epstein.
    on Aug 29, 2006 By: Theo Epstein Source: Colorado Rockies News

  3. "Some days, it feels right, some days it doesn't," Ortiz said. "The hand is not easy to deal with. I've had a surgery before, I broke my hand, I had a hamate [bone] and those injuries, you never feel the same the same year. The following...
    on Aug 5, 2008 By: David Ortiz Source: Hartford Courant

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