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Good news on Soriano MRI

Updated: August 30, 2009, 12:14 AM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

Chicago Cubs left fielder Alfonso Soriano went for an MRI on his achy left knee Saturday after having problems in left field Friday, and the result came back negative.

The MRI merely revealed some tendinitis. Team orthopedic specialist Dr. Steven Gryzlo will examine Soriano's knee on Sunday morning to determine if he needs a cortisone shot. Either way, Soriano likely will miss the next three games.

Soriano hit a three-run shot Friday for his first homer since July 29, lifting ...

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