Jimmy Rollins Ankle Is Off And Poppin’

8 Apr

Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins left today’s game in the eighth inning against the Mets with a sprained left ankle but said he hopes to play tomorrow.

“I could have stayed in the game, but that would not have made sense,” Rollins said. “It wouldn’t have been the right thing to do to help our team win.”

Rollins said he felt something pop after he slid back awkwardly to second base on a pickoff attempt.

POP POP

Probably an ankle sprain, probably out a game at the most.  If he’s out, everyone’s favorite backup infielder Eric Bruntlett will man the dirt around second base.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: