X-rays negative on Brian Roberts’ right knee


X-rays came back negative on Brian Roberts‘ right knee following tonight’s game, according to various reporters with the team. Roberts fouled a pitch off the knee — it was a direct hit and he was in a lot of pain — but he stayed in the game and hobbled around for another few innings before being lifted in the ninth. I’m sure Roberts will be sore tomorrow and I’m guessing he’ll get a day or three off. Given his injury history, every little bump and bruise is a concern.

Categories : Asides, Injuries
  • hornblower

    Hope he is well. Nice guy, tries hard, can’t play a lick anymore.

  • Algernon blackwood

    Is it really a concern? He could miss the rest of the year and I don’t think it would concern me in the least.