Posted: Apr 4, 2014 7:38 PM
Updated: Apr 4, 2014 7:38 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Texas Rangers left-hander Joe Saunders has left his start after being struck in the ankle by a ball.
The Rangers announced that Saunders was hit on the outside of the left ankle by Evan Longoria's liner in the fourth inning of Friday night's game against Tampa Bay,
X-rays were negative.
Daniel McCutchen replaced Saunders in the opener of a three-game series.