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December 4th, 2013 at 12:52 PM
By Michael Almonte

Five San Francisco Giants minor league players avoided disaster after being involved in a two-car accident in Scottsdale, Arizona on Tuesday.

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Andrew Baggarly of is reporting Bryce Bandilla, Jeff Soptic, Daniel Slania, Adalberto Mejia and Kelby Tomlinson were among 11 players riding in a van when the accident occurred on Scottsdale Road.

The players were treated at Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn Medical Center for minor injuries and released after X-rays and CT scans came back negative. Baggarly also reports a couple of the players had concussion symptoms.

The Giants issued a statement saying all five players "are resting comfortably at the team hotel and will be checked by team doctors over the next 24 hours."



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