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Placido Polanco has sprained finger

Updated: March 18, 2012, 11:48 AM ET
Associated Press

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Phillies third baseman Placido Polanco is day to day because of a sprained left ring finger.

The All-Star injured his hand diving back into first base on a pickoff play in the first inning of Philadelphia's win over Toronto on Saturday. X-rays were negative and he's expected to miss a few games. Ty Wigginton was in the starting lineup at third base against the Blue Jays on Sunday.

The Phillies are missing three-fourths of their infield. Ryan Howard and Chase Utley ...

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