The brewers send an outside player Christian Jelich to the 10-day injured list, Adam McCulvey of the MLB.com tweet. Jelich continues to deal with the back question. Milwaukee announced that it had recalled an outside player Tyrone Taylor to take the place of Jelich.
Yelich had just returned on Monday after missing three weeks with more back pain and scoring two goals in a loss to Phyllis. However, manager Craig Consul said on Tuesday that Yelich “She’s not feeling well,” of Tom Hadrickurt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The brewers did not find anything serious in the MRI, but Counsell noted that there is
The Brewers have spent most of the season without the former MVP, who has played in 10 games, collected 41 appearances and smashed .353 / .463 / .382. So far, however, they have overcome his absence (and many other injuries) on the way to a record 17-12 – good for a tie in the first place with the Cardinals in the National League Central. Of course, this does not mean that the brewers will continue to succeed without Yelich, especially considering that most of their other outside players have published average or much worse figures.