Darwin Barney injures knee

Updated: June 15, 2011, 5:22 PM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs second baseman Darwin Barney will go on the disabled list with a Grade 1 PCL strain in his right knee, the team confirmed Wednesday.

Alfonso Soriano, who was on the disabled list with a strained right quad, will take Barney's place on the roster. Soriano is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, but he's available for pinch-hitting duties.

Barney injured the knee scoring the only run of Monday night's game, sliding home head first to avoid a ...

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