The bullpen blew a late lead and the team lost 5-4, and shortstop Trea Turner suffered a non-displaced fracture in his right wrist, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.
Turner was hit by a Pedro Strop fastball in the bottom of the seventh inning.
The radius is the larger of the two bones between your elbow and wrist.
A Colles fracture is a break in the radius close to the wrist.
He initially stayed in the game but was removed in the ninth inning.
Turner went 1-for-2 with a walk and two stolen bases before exiting.
Some breaks may require you to wear a cast for about 6 to 8 weeks.
You may need a second cast if the first one gets too loose as the swelling goes down.
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