Cubs prospect Javy Baez is ready for rehab

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Cubs infield prospect Javy Baez fractured his left ring finger during a Triple-A game three weeks ago. Baez posted a picture to Instagram of his hand in a cast and a caption saying he’s ready for his rehab.

Rehab time. Arizona. lets do it. A photo posted by Javier Báez (@javy23baez) on Jun 23, 2015 at 12:56pm PDT

Baez suffered the non-displaced fractured finger by stealing second base on June 7.

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Before fracturing his finger, the Cubs infield prospect was hitting .318 with eight home runs and 29 RBI in 37 Triple-A games.

Baez posted another Instagram picture saying Wednesday is day one of his rehab, starting with cardio to get back into baseball shape.

#day1 #longprocess #cardio. A photo posted by Javier Báez (@javy23baez) on Jun 23, 2015 at 3:34pm PDT

The Cubs expect Baez to be ready to play for the Iowa Cubs again in four to five weeks.

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