PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pirates pitcher Ryan Vogelsong was hit in the head by a pitch in the second inning and left the game against the Rockies.
A pitch by Colorado starter Jordan Lyles struck Vogelsong, who was taken off the field on a cart and attended to by Pirates’ staff.READ MORE: Detroit Symphony Orchestra Announces Single Tickets For 2022-2023 Season
Vogelsong (1-1) was making his second start of the season, filling in because of a rainout between the Pirates and Rockies on Sunday.
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The play scored the first run of the game for the Pirates. Lyles had loaded the bases by walking Sean Rodriguez
Jeff Locke pinch ran for Vogelsong and Wilfredo Boscan replaced him on the mound.
Vogelsong allowed two hits and struck out two on 34 pitches.MORE NEWS: Oakland County Woman Charged With Impersonating Health Professional
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