Hyun-Jin Ryu one of the few positive stories for the Los Angeles Dodgers this year has been scratched in his start against the Colorado Rockies with a bruised left foot. Matt Magill has been called up from Triple-A Albuquerque to make the start in his place.
Ryu, 26, was hit in the foot by a comebacker in his last start on Tuesday And the Dodgers are hopeful that review can avoid a stint on the DL.
Ryu is having an outstanding first year in the major leagues with a 6-2 record and a 2.89 ERA. the Dodgers have suffered through a myriad of injuries this season.
Currently the team is without Josh Beckett, Chad Billingsley, Hanley Ramirez and Stephen Fife. Zack Greinke missed time earlier this season with a broken collarbone. The Dodgers currently occupy last place in the National League West with a 23-31 record and are 7 1/2 games behind the Arizona Diamondbacks.