DENVER — San Diego Padres third baseman Manny Machado left Sunday’s recreation at Coors Area towards the Rockies within the prime of the primary inning with an obvious left ankle harm.
Machado hit a dribbler in entrance of house plate that was fielded by Colorado starter Antonio Senzatela, who threw him out at first. Working out the play, Machado stepped on first base along with his left foot, which then slid throughout the bag. He turned his ankle as his foot landed on the grime, then grabbed it in ache after stumbling to the bottom.
Machado was attended to after which walked off with assist, showing unable to place a lot weight on his left leg. He was changed by Sergio Alcántara at third within the backside of the primary.
Machado entered Sunday with MVP-like numbers, hitting .329 with 12 house runs, 46 RBIs and 7 stolen bases in 65 video games.