Zack Cozart (elbow) leaves game

Updated: July 23, 2011, 9:23 PM ET
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CINCINNATI -- Reds rookie shortstop Zack Cozart hyperextended his left elbow while trying to make a tag in the fourth inning against Atlanta on Saturday, forcing him from the game in severe pain.

Atlanta pitcher Derek Lowe bunted with Nate McLouth on first base and no outs. First baseman Joey Votto fielded and threw to second, where Cozart tried to catch the ball and tag the sliding McLouth simultaneously. Cozart's left elbow extended backward from the impact.

He lost his glove and ...

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