Knee sidelines Giancarlo Stanton

Updated: July 4, 2012, 12:39 AM ET
Associated Press

MILWAUKEE -- Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton didn't start Tuesday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers due to a sore right knee.

The move was precautionary and shouldn't impact his appearance in next week's All-Star Game and Home Run Derby.

"We thought he would take batting practice, see how he feels, but I don't want to take any chances," Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen said. "It is an early game after a night game and also last night's game was like 10 hours."

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