Jacoby Ellsbury bangs knee during slide

Updated: May 3, 2011, 3:38 PM ET
By Brendan Hall | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Boston Red Sox centerfielder Jacoby Ellsbury seems to be OK after leaving the game after the seventh inning of Monday night's 9-5 win over the Angels, the result of an awkward slide into the plate coming home on Adrian Gonzalez's three-RBI double off the Green Monster.

"[He's] a little sore," manager Terry Francona said. "He banged his knee at the plate. He banged the inside of his knee. He's real stable and everything, he's just got kind of a bruise on the inside of his ...

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