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Mariners 1B Ryon Healy undergoing tests for hand injury

A hand injury for Ryon Healy has already thrown a wrench into Mariners spring training. (AP)

Ryon Healy, one of the Mariners’ key acquisitions this offseason, has a hand injury and is undergoing tests to determine the extent of the injury, according to Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times and Greg Johns of MLB.com.

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Per Divish, manager Scott Servais said Healy experienced pain in his hand in early offseason workouts and was shut down by the Mariners for a period of time. The pain came back when he returned to workouts.

Healy, 26, was acquired in a trade from the Oakland Athletics in November. Coming off a 2017 season in which he hit .271 with 25 home runs, 78 RBIs and a .754 on-base plus slugging percentage, he had been penciled in to be Seattle’s starting first basemen.

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