A's Sizemore out for season with torn ACL

February 28, 2012, 1:40 am
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Scott Sizemore, who left the A's first full squad workout during fielding drills Saturday, will miss the entire 2012 season after an MRI revealed an anterior cruciate ligament tear to his left knee.The A's announced the results of Monday's MRI in a media release. Sizemore was examined by Dr. Douglas Freedberg of the Arizona Sports Medicine Center in Scottsdale Monday afternoon.

Sizemore hit .249 with 11 home runs in 93 games last year and was expected to be the A's starting third baseman before the injury.The A's announced that Sizemore will be reevaluated in two weeks to determine when he will undergo surgery.

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