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Surgery for Giants' Freddy Sanchez

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 28:  Freddy Sanchez #21 of the San Francisco Giants poses during Photo Day on Sunday, February 28, 2010 at Scottsdale Stadium in Scottsdale, Arizona.  (Photo by Jason Wise/MLB Photos via Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***  Freddy Sanchez

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 28: Freddy Sanchez #21 of the San Francisco Giants poses during Photo Day on Sunday, February 28, 2010 at Scottsdale Stadium in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Jason Wise/MLB Photos via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Freddy Sanchez  (2010 MLB Photos)

Freddy Sánchez, who helped the San Francisco Giants win the city's first World Series, needs surgery on his left shoulder.

It is the second time the second-baseman is having work done to his non-throwing shoulder.

He will need about eight weeks of recovery time, but should be ready for the start of the season.

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