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Update on Mientkiewicz (now with audio)

Posted by: Peter Abraham - Posted in Podcast on Oct 04, 2007 Print This Post Print This Post | Email This Post Email This Post

Doug Mientkiewicz got off the team bus and was walking to the clubhouse when a camerman from YES stumbled and fell onto the back of his left leg.

“I rolled it pretty good,” he said. “I thought I was dead.”

His ankle has some swelling but Mientkiewicz did some agility drills before the game (see previous post) and was cleared to play. He will be in the lineup as scheduled.

Here is Doug talking about the incident:

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