ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado has been taken off the field on a stretcher after injuring his left leg running out an infield single.
Machado’s leg buckled when he reached the first-base bag in the seventh inning of Monday’s game at Tampa Bay.READ MORE: UMD Doctoral Candidate, Anat Kimchi, Stabbed To Death In Downtown Chicago
Machado was in obvious pain while being treated on the infield dirt near first by team trainers and stadium medical officials.READ MORE: Milestones In Maryland's Covid-19 Fight: No Deaths Reported In 2 Days, Less Than 50 New Cases
Baltimore manager Buck Showalter patted Machado several times near the shoulder before the stretcher was moved from the playing field.MORE NEWS: Violence In Baltimore City Continues To Outpace 2020 Numbers, Governor Hogan Reacts
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