Sport Robinson Cano injury update: Mariners second baseman leaves game with fractured hand

22:40  13 may  2018
22:40  13 may  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano (22) walks off the field with a member of the training staff after being injured in the second inning of Wednesday's game in Atlanta.

Injury Updates : Cano , Sano, Gomez, Street, Giavotella. Robinson Cano isn’t in today’s Mariners lineup, marking the second baseman ’s second straight missed game since suffering a minor hamstring strain on Wednesday.

Robinson Cano was forced to leave the Mariners game Sunday against the Tigers with a fractured bone in his right hand.

a man wearing a baseball hat: Robinson Cano © (Getty Images) Robinson Cano

Cano was batting in the top of the third inning when a pitch from Detroit left-hander Blaine Hardy sailed inside and hit him near the hand. Cano was examined by Seattle’s trainer near home plate and was then removed.

Cano was replaced at second base by Andrew Romine.

Cano, an eight-time All-Star, has hit .287 with four home runs and 23 RBIs so far this season. He batted .280 with 23 home runs and 97 RBIs in 2017.

The Tigers lead the Mariners 3-2 in the bottom of the seventh. The Mariners have opened the season with a 22-16 record.

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