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Jean Segura leaves Brewers

Updated: July 12, 2014, 9:28 PM ET
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MILWAUKEE -- Brewers shortstop Jean Segura is heading home to the Dominican Republic after the death of his 9-month-old son.

The 24-year-old Segura learned his son, Janniel, had died after the Brewers' 7-6 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night.

Segura's mother, who attended the game, told several Brewers' wives. They passed the news to their husbands, who then told Segura after the final out.

Ron Roenicke closed the Milwaukee clubhouse to reporters after ...

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