The next instant, the
Estrada was placed on the DL Thursday with a right quadriceps strain suffered while running the bases, according to a press release issued by the Brewers, who won Wednesday's home game over the
"I almost wish I would have struck out on that," Estrada told mlb.com of his fateful hit after leaving the game in the first inning.
According to mlb.com, Brewers trainers initially thought Estrada had injured his right hip flexor, but Estrada maintained he heard a "pop" in his quad.
Estrada had become a fixture in the Brewers' rotation since being taken out of the bullpen on April 21, starting six games and going 0-3 with his most recent outing prior to Wednesday an 11-3 loss to the
Estrada is 0-3 with a 4.50 ERA in 11 appearances on the season.
He joins fellow local major leaguers