|Texas pitcher Eyre injured|
|Written by Admin|
|Tuesday, 26 June 2007 14:38|
With one out, Polanco hit a hard liner back at the mound. The ball hit Eyre in the chest and dropped into his glove as he fell to the ground in pain. Eyre stayed on the ground for several moments before walking off under his own power.
Eyre, who was making his first career start in his 62nd game, allowed three runs and three hits. Ironically, the ball landing in his glove meant that he set a new career best by pitching 4 2-3 innings.