Ruben Tejada was hit in the helmet by M’s RHP Taijuan Walker with a 94 mph fastball during the fifth inning on Wednesday.
He immediately hit the dirt, but was quickly walked off the field without assistance.
Tejada was cleared to fly with the team to Milwaukee.
On Thursday, Tejada said that he feels good and has no concussion symptoms. He said he’s ready to play.
Wilmer Flores, who was called up on Thursday, is starting at shortstop and batting seventh.
SNY’s Kevin Burkhardt reported that there was a baseball imprint on Tejada’s helmet, but that the helmet did not crack.
Tejada was pinch run for by Eric Campbell, who took over at shortstop.