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Cubs’ Descalso leaves game against Cardinals with sore ankle

May 4, 2019
Chicago Cubs' Daniel Descalso (3) scores during the first inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs second baseman Daniel Descalso has left the game against the St. Louis Cardinals because of a sore left ankle.

Descalso was hurt rounding first on a single in the first inning Saturday. He was lifted for a pinch-hitter in the fourth.

Descalso came into the game batting .247 with two homers and 11 RBIs.

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