Play Fantasy Use your Fantasy skills to win Cash Prizes. Join or start a league today. Play Now
  • My Scores
  • MLB
  • Golf
  • NFL
  • NCAA FB
  • Tennis

Orioles' Manny Machado leaves game with sprained right knee

By Dayn Perry | Baseball Writer

More MLB: Power Rankings | Expert Picks | Latest news & notes | Fantasy news

While batting against the Yankees on Monday night (GameTracker), Orioles third baseman Manny Machado suffered a sprained right knee. Here's a split-screen look at what happened:

That doesn't look good, but at this writing it's being characterized as "just" a sprain. The Orioles will know more when Machado is re-evaluated on Tuesday. It's not certain how long he'll be sidelined.

At this point it's worth noting that Machado's start to the 2014 season was pushed back because of offseason surgery on the medial patellofemoral ligament in his left knee, not the one he injured on Monday.

Machado, 22, entered the night batting .277/.323/.428 in 352 plate appearances this season.

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre

mlb Video

September 22, 2014
MLB Stock Watch: 9/22 (4:14)
1 September 22, 2014
Jon Heyman on Braves future
(5:44)
2 September 17, 2014
MLB Power rankings 9/17
(5:47)
3 September 16, 2014
Papelbon suspended
(0:57)

Latest

Most Popular

CBSSports.com Shop

Mens Baltimore Orioles Majestic Charcoal 2014 AL East Division Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

MLB Division Champs Gear
Get your team today
Shop Now