Cubs Injury Update: Russell Experiences Foot Soreness, Headed to Chicago to See Docs

Addison Russell doubled in his first rehab at-bat Monday night and was scheduled to start Wednesday evening after a planned day off, but that changed when he experienced foot pain during warmups. Rather than playing six or seven innings and getting at least three at-bats, the shortstop was scratched from the start and will head back to Chicago to be checked out by team doctors.

That’s, uh, not good news. Here’s to hoping it’s something totally innocuous and that this is all just super precautionary. Keep your fingers crossed though.

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