Left knee sprain lands Padres' Marcus Giles on DL

Updated: August 25, 2007, 8:15 PM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- The San Diego Padres placed second baseman Marcus Giles on the 15-day disabled list because of a left knee sprain Saturday.

Giles was injured Friday during the Padres' 14-3 victory when Philadelphia's Carlos Ruiz barreled into the infielder trying to break up a double play. Giles was visibly upset and confronted Ruiz immediately after the play. Both benches cleared but there were no punches thrown.

The team recalled infielder Craig Stansberry from ...

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