facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Angels put Albert Pujols on DL with foot injury

July 28, 2013 at 1:22 PM   |   Comments

| License Photo
ANAHEIM, Calif., July 28 (UPI) -- Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a foot injury, the team said Sunday.

Pujols, batting .258 with 17 homers and 64 RBI in 99 games for the Angels this season, was found to have sustained a partial tear of the plantar fascia in his left foot, the club said.

The slugger came out of Saturday's game after the nagging foot injury became unmanageable, and a subsequent evaluable revealed the muscle tear.

His placement on the 15-day disabled list was made retroactive to July 27.

Los Angeles recalled outfielder Kole Calhoun from Class AAA Salt Lake to take Pujols' roster spot.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
UPI horse racing weekend preview
2
NCAA Game Summary - Rutgers vs. Washington State
3
Tony Stewart on Kevin Ward's death: It 'will definitely affect my life forever'
4
UEFA president Michel Platini will not challenge FIFA head Sepp Blatter
5
NFL Game Summary - Seattle at Oakland
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback