Pearce injured on throw from first
CINCINNATI -- Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Steve Pearce has sprained his right ankle on a throw, forcing him out of a game against the Cincinnati Reds.
Third baseman Delwyn Young made a wild throw to first on Jonny Gomes' grounder in the second inning Monday night. Pearce chased down the ball, planted his right foot for a quick throw to second and twisted his ankle. Gomes was safe.
Pearce was examined on the field by a trainer and jogged in the outfield before remaining in the ...
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