Evan Longoria was pulled from the game early tonight after injuring his knee sliding into second base. When asked after the game if Longoria would have an MRI, Joe Maddon said “I think so” (via JB Long)
Longoria appeared to injure his knee running from first to second on a steal attempt, grimacing after he slid and grabbing at his left knee (above).
The team initially called the injury “knee soreness.” And after the game, Maddon said that Longoria felt “a little bit sore behind the knee” (via Marc Topkin).
Here’s video of where the injury may have occurred…