Most Phillies phans were
According to reports, Brown has a fractured hook of the hamate bone in his right hand. He is expected to have surgery and will be out 3-6 weeks. I would be very shocked if he is back anytime before 6 weeks. I will also be shocked if, when he does return, he does so in the minors.
On the bright side, Buster Posey did not get brought up to the majors last season until late May -- and ended up winning the NL Rookie of the Year. It is a long season. I hope Domonic gets healthy and makes an impact on this team.