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Old 07-03-2008, 12:25 PM   #1
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Originally Posted by www.summerscience.org.uk/index.php?q=node/24

Arizona Catcher Chris Snyder “Fractures” Left Testicle

July 3, 2008

This story brought me to my knees on first read. In a game Monday night Arizona Diamondback catcher Chris Snyder “fractured” his left testicle after a foul tip shot into his grundle. The play occured in the fourth inning when Milwaukee’s Cory Hart swung at a low pitch.

As of Tuesday Snyder was placed on the 15-day disabled list and now he is expected to have surgery- despite an earlier report.

When RBI heard of the terrible mishap, we asked around to find out what exactly it means to “fracture a testicle”. Unfortunatley, the word fracture has nothing to do with a bone in this case.

According to eMedicine.com, a testicular rupture or fractured of the testis refers to a rip or tear in the tunica albuginea resulting in extrusion of the testicular contents. I think I would rather have one of my arms cut off. OUCH!


One thing is for sure….this Diamondback will not be circling the bases for a long time!

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my nuts hurt from hearing that

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I'll bust a nut for him
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Old 07-03-2008, 08:27 PM   #4
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One word, cup. It's saved my boys more than once during Ju-Jitsu.
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