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Wong leaves game with ailment

  • ASSOCIATED PRESSSt. Louis Cardinals' Kolten Wong watched his grand slam during the second inning against the Kansas City Royals Tuesday
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    St. Louis Cardinals' Kolten Wong watched his grand slam during the second inning against the Kansas City Royals Tuesday

Kansas City, Mo. » St. Louis second baseman Kolten Wong left his team’s 3-2 loss at Kansas City on Thursday in the fifth inning with soreness in his left shoulder. The Hilo native and University of Hawaii alumnus was hurt diving for a ball Tuesday night in St. Louis.

Daniel Descalso replaced him at second. There was no further detail on Wong’s condition.

Wong was 0-for-3 when he exited, dropping his average to .258. His last hit was a grand slam on Tuesday, his first career home run in the majors.

 

 

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