Cardinals C Bennett hit in head with pitch, leaves game

Jun 6, 2007 - 1:50 AM ST. LOUIS (Ticker) -- St. Louis Cardinals catcher Gary Bennett left Tuesday's game against the Cincinnati Reds in the bottom of the second inning after being hit in the back of the head by a pitch.

Bennett was hit by an 0-1 pitch from Cincinnati starter Aaron Harang. Bennett walked down to first base and was looked at by a trainer and then left the game.

After further evaluation, Bennett was diagnosed with a contusion and is listed as day-to-day.

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