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Wilson hurt in first start

Updated: April 24, 2010, 12:19 AM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

It was a tough way for Bobby Wilson to make his first major league start.

The Angels catcher was bowled over by New York Yankees slugger Mark Teixeira in a violent collision at the plate in the third inning Friday night. Wilson's head slammed into the dirt, causing a concussion, and his left leg bent underneath him, injuring his ankle.

He was taken to Chapman Medical Center for a CT Scan and X-rays.

The Angels already were without starting catcher Jeff Mathis, who is out for ...

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