MRI shows no structural knee damage for Marisnick

Houston Chronicle
MRI shows no structural knee damage for Marisnick
MRI shows no structural knee damage for Marisnick

Though an MRI on Jake Marisnick's left knee revealed no structural damage, the speedy Astros center fielder will likely be out of the Astros starting lineup for three straight games, manager A.J. Hinch intimated on Saturday. Marisnick exited Friday's 15-2 win after running out a ground ball to conclude the fifth inning. He said Saturday the left knee was "nagging" for a few weeks leading into the game. It "flared up" after he slipped while planting his left foot to throw home on Cavan Biggio's two-run double in the top half of the fifth. "It was kind of a little misstep. Some swelling in there, but it feels good today," Marisnick said Saturday. "Everybody in here is playing with bumps and bruises

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