Washington Nationals outfielder Adam Eaton may very well be headed to the disabled record after sitting out his second straight sport with a bone bruise in his left ankle, the group stated after Tuesday’s Four-1 win over the Atlanta Braves.
Eaton, who was scratched from the unique lineup and changed by Brian Goodwin, can be re-evaluated Wednesday.
Eaton tweaked the ankle final Thursday whereas scoring from first on Anthony Rendon‘s double within the Nationals’ residence opener towards the New York Mets. He left the sport as a precaution, however supervisor Dave Martinez stated afterward that X-rays didn’t reveal structural harm.
After returning to Washington’s lineup Sunday, Eaton didn’t play Monday towards the Braves.
Eaton sprained the identical ankle in April 2017 on a play through which he suffered torn knee ligaments, ending his season.
In eight video games, he’s batting .345 with two residence runs, 5 RBIs and 10 runs scored.