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Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager gets the day off to rest sore ankle

Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager gets the day off to rest sore ankle

Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager received a day off Thursday after fouling a pitch off his right ankle the night before. An X-ray came back negative, but the foul ball left a bruise causing Seager to limp through the clubhouse after Wednesday’s game.

Seager already is dealing with inflammation in his throwing elbow, which could require offseason surgery, and a bruise on his calf from another foul ball. Manager Dave Roberts expected Seager to miss multiple games.

“We’ll just keep reevaluating,” Roberts said before Thursday’s series finale against the Phillies. “Hopefully, it’s a couple-day thing. And even tomorrow, we’ll see. I’m probably...

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