Second baseman falls while charging a bunt
Punto charged Willie Harris' bunt and fell as he unsuccessfully tried to scoop it and throw to first. Harris reached on a single.
Punto was examined on the field by a trainer and later had X-rays at U.S. Cellular Field that revealed the break. He was replaced by Luis Rivas.
Punto, who lined out in the top of the first, has appeared in 38 games, batting .253.
Copyright 2004 by The Associated Press