The Los Angeles Dodgers positioned infielder/outfielder Chris Taylor on the 10-day injured checklist with a left foot fracture on Wednesday.
Over the weekend, Taylor fouled a ball off his left foot towards the San Diego Padres. After sitting out Sunday’s recreation, Taylor returned to the Dodgers lineup on July 4 however left within the sixth inning after feeling discomfort in his foot. Taylor was given a CT scan on Tuesday, which revealed the fracture.
The 31-year-old Taylor is batting .238/.319/.409 with six residence runs and 27 RBI in 74 video games this season.
The Dodgers additionally optioned beginning pitcher Ryan Pepiot on Wednesday and activated utility man Zach McKinstry and reduction pitcher Caleb Ferguson from the IL.
McKinstry, 27, has a house run and two RBI in seven plate appearances for the Dodgers this season. In 48 video games for Triple-A Oklahoma Metropolis, McKinstry batted .335/.417/.487 with 4 residence runs and 25 RBI.
Ferguson, 26, has appeared in six games for Los Angeles this season, permitting no hits, with 4 walks and 5 strikeouts in 5 innings pitched. In 10 video games with Oklahoma Metropolis, Ferguson is 0-1 with a 7.36 ERA in seven innings pitched.