Brewers put Erick Almonte on 7-day DL
MILWAUKEE -- Brewers utility man Erick Almonte said he's dizzy and has a large red welt above his left eye, the only tangible signs of his concussion.
Almonte became the first major leaguer placed on the new seven-day disabled list for such injuries after being hit in the forehead by a ball thrown by third baseman Craig Counsell during batting practice Tuesday night.
"I know I was taking the ball from Counsell and the next thing I remember, I was on the ground," said Almonte, who ...
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