Ryan Braun was playing in just his third game since coming off the disabled list with a calf injury. Now, he’s headed back to the DL after leaving Thursday nights game with left calf tightness. The Milwaukee Brewers outfielder will return to the disabled list on Friday and for how long, remains to be seen.
“Same calf, same situation,” said Braun after the game. “I knew, obviously, when I came back I wasn’t at 100% but I was hoping it was good enough. I was optimistic I’d be able to work through it.
While no timetable has been set, it would appear likely that Braun will miss more than the minimum of 10 days, because the Brewers have to make sure he is totally healed. [Read more…]