News: Jeff Francoeur has a Bruised Elbow

In the seventh inning, Jeff Francoeur was hit on the arm by a pitch from Danys Baez.

He was removed from the game the following inning.

However, according to SNY, doctors said X-rays were negative, and he has a bruised elbow.

…that’s good news… i bet he gets the day off tomorrow, but is back in on Sunday… though, with frenchy, i’m sure he’ll fight tooth and nail to be in the lineup

Updated at 10:45 pm

Francoeur told reporters after the game that he will get treatment tonight and do his best to be back in the lineup tomorrow.

“I don’t want to miss this,” he said.