Rockies manager Bud Black said during an appearance on KOA NewsRadio on Tuesday that Ian Desmond (hand) is expected to return in late-April.
Ian Desmond will have surgery Wednesday to repair the fractured second metacarpal bone in his left hand.
Ian Desmond has been diagnosed with a fractured left hand, the result of getting hit by a pitch in Cactus League play on Sunday.
Ian Desmond was removed from Sunday's Cactus League game after being hit by a pitch on his left hand.
Ian Desmond went 1-for-3 with a two-run homer in Saturday's Cactus League loss to the Mariners.
Ian Desmond is batting fifth in his Cactus League debut with the Rockies on Saturday.
Rockies signed INF/OF Ian Desmond to a five-year, $70 million contract.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that Ian Desmond is headed to the Rockies.
Jim Bowden of ESPN.com reports that Ian Desmond is not going to the Blue Jays, Nationals, or Rangers.
According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, Ian Desmond will not be returning to the Rangers.
Jim Bowden of ESPN.com reports that Ian Desmond has narrowed his focus to one team and that his representatives are in the process of finalizing a deal on Wednesday.
Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports that the Cardinals have had internal discussions about a possible pursuit of free agent outfielder Ian Desmond.
According to TR Sullivan of MLB.com, the Rangers are "far from optimistic" a deal will get done with free agent Ian Desmond.
Jon Morosi of MLB Network reports that the Rangers talks with Ian Desmond have intensified in recent days.