Chase Utley out at least two days

Updated: September 8, 2011, 1:55 PM ET
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley will miss at least two games with what his team believes is a "very mild concussion," Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Wednesday night.

Utley was injured in the sixth inning of the Phillies' 3-2 win over the Braves when he was hit in the helmet by a 91-mile-per-hour fastball, the first pitch thrown Wednesday by Atlanta reliever Eric O'Flaherty.

Utley initially stayed in the game, ran the bases and ...

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