Angels closer Huston Streettweaked his left groin on his second-to-last pitch of Wednesday's 3-2 victory over the Rockies and thenaggravated it on the final pitch to the point that he didnt want to put any weight on it as the game ended, .
The veteran right-hander fell to one knee Merlin Olsen Jerseys after inducing a game-ending groundout for his 24th save, yet said afterward, "I don't think it's that bad."
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That likely translates to no trip to the disabled list, but the injury one of several groin injuries Street has dealt with through the years could sideline him for the four-game series in Seattle that will take the Angels to the All-Star break, the Times reported.
Ive had it in the past where I cant walk around on it," Street said. "My gut tells me this one isnt that bad. Worse comes to worst, if I cant be back by the Seattle series, Eric Dickerson Jerseys we have the All-Star break.
The injury comes as the Angels are pre sing the first-place Astros. L.A. has won nine of 10 to pull within 1 1/2 games of Houston in the AL West.
The Angels will use setup man Joe Smith as the Los Angeles Rams Kids Jersey closer in Seattle, according to the Times.
Youre frustrated, you're furious any time you feel like you are letting your teammates down when you cant be out there, Street said. But you turn the page and try to get back as quickly as you can.