CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs infielder David Bote left the game against Cincinnati on Saturday after hurting his left shoulder on a slide.
Bote grabbed his shoulder after the play at second base in the fourth inning. He was helped off and replaced by Patrick Wisdom at third before the Reds batted in the top of the fifth.READ MORE: 2 Mass Shootings Reported At The Same Time In Chicago Hours After President Biden Announces Plan To Address City's Violence
The team said Bote is undergoing further evaluation.READ MORE: Police Searching For Four Suspects After Man Carjacked In River North
The Cubs have been hit hard by injuries this month, especially among their position players. Infielders Matt Duffy and Nico Hoerner and outfielders Jake Marisnick and Jason Heyward have been placed on the 10-day injured list since May 10. First baseman Anthony Rizzo also has been sidelined by back trouble.
The 28-year-old Bote was batting .196 with five homers and 23 RBIs in 48 games going into the day.MORE NEWS: Cook County Nurses Set To Strike Thursday Over Staffing Issues
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