Yelich Out For Season After Freak Knee Injury
Muhammad Rameez 10 days ago Wed 11th September 2019 | 08:30 AM
Los Angeles, Sept 11 (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 11th Sep, 2019 ) :Reigning National League MVP Christian Yelich will miss the remainder of the season after fracturing his kneecap during Milwaukee's 4-3 win over Miami on Tuesday.
Star slugger Yelich limped out of the game after fouling a 79.8mph slider from Marlins pitcher Elieser Hernandez straight onto his right knee.
Brewers backroom staff and manager Craig Counsell rushed to Yelich's assistance after he crumpled to the ground.
The 27-year-old outfielder attempted to stand up but immediately sat back down with his leg bent at an angle.
"He will miss the remainder of the season."