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Albert Pujols takes pitch to foot repaired in offseason, day-to-day

Albert Pujols left the Los Angeles Angels' spring training game Friday against the Oakland Athletics with a contusion in his right foot after being hit by a pitch.

Pujols took a pitch from A's left-hander Sean Manaea to the same foot that was surgically repaired in the offseason, leaving the game after the third inning.

The injury was diagnosed as a bruise and Pujols, who was serving as the DH, was listed as day-to-day.

The Pujols injury was tempered with good news for the Angels, who got back Jered Weaver after the right-hander missed about two weeks with a neck injury.

Weaver, whose injury was diagnosed as degenerative changes in the cervical spine, threw five solid innings, giving up three earned runs on five hits and striking out two in his third start.

He gave up a home run to Bruce Maxwell for Oakland's first run in the third inning and a solo homer to Coco Crisp in the fifth in the Angels' 11-3 Cactus League win.

Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.