Jim Edmonds, Laynce Nix injured
SAN FRANCISCO -- Cincinnati center fielder Jim Edmonds left the Reds' series opener against the Giants in the top of the sixth inning with a strained right oblique muscle, and Laynce Nix also was forced out of the game with an ankle injury.
Nix sprained his left ankle while beating out an infield single in the third inning. Nix came around to score that inning on Scott Rolen's two-run triple. Nix was replaced in the bottom half of the inning by Chris Heisey.
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