Hanley Ramirez expecting to return to Marlins lineup Tuesday

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This tweet comes from the personal account of Marlins shortstop Hanley Ramirez:

Feeling better today. Not in the lineup but hope to be in there Tuesday

Ramirez gave fantasy owners around the world a scare on Friday when he had to be carried off the field after a takeout slide at second base.

But he was later diagnosed with a mild left leg contusion and is only going to miss a couple of games. That’s refreshing news considering the fractured fibula that Twins infielder Tsuyoshi Nishioka’s suffered on a very similar play.

Hanley is off to a slow start this season, batting just .207/.281/.310 with two RBI and five strikeouts through 29 at-bats, but he’s one of the most talented hitters in the sport and is sure to catch up.