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Gonzalez exits with right knee contusion

Gonzalez exits with right knee contusion

LOS ANGELES -- Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez exited Friday night's game with the Cubs with a right knee contusion.

Gonzalez was replaced by Scott Van Slyke before the top of the third in a 1-1 game.


Gonzalez was called out sliding into home in the bottom of the first inning, trying to advance on a throwing error by shortstop Starlin Castro. There was a crew chief review, but the play was confirmed.

Michael Lananna is an associate reporter for This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.