Brandon Hicks (baseball)

Andre Ethier is still hurting, so his injured shin receives a closer look

Andre Ethier is still hurting, so his injured shin receives a closer look

Still ailing three days after fouling a ball off his right shin, Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier underwent a bone scan Monday to detect whether he had suffered a fracture.

A team spokesman indicated the results of the test would be available Tuesday.

The initial X-ray, taken Friday, came back negative. But Ethier has required crutches to move around.

"He just is not feeling well," Manager Dave Roberts said. "He's not responding."

The Dodgers had hoped to use Ethier as their leadoff hitter against right-handed pitchers. If he starts the season on the disabled list, the team will likely keep Trayce...

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