Pirates suffer setback as Giles goes on DL

Updated: April 12, 2003, 2:46 PM ET
Associated Press

CHICAGO -- The Pittsburgh Pirates placed left fielder Brian Giles on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained ligament in his right knee Saturday.


The Pirates recalled Adam Hyzdu from Triple-A Nashville.

Giles sprained the medial collateral ligament when he tried to stretch a single into a double during the fifth inning of Thursday's victory against Milwaukee.

Giles was placed on the disabled list for the first time in his Pirates career. Giles was last ...

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