Pirates’ Corey Dickerson injures groin, awaits diagnosis | TribLIVE.com
Pirates/MLB

Pirates’ Corey Dickerson injures groin, awaits diagnosis

Jerry DiPaola
1382156_web1_GTR-Bucs08-070719
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review
Pirates left fielder Corey Dickerson leaves the field with trainer Bryan Housand after being injured during the seventh inning against the Brewers Saturday, July 6, 2019, at PNC Park.

The only negative moment of the Pittsburgh Pirates’ 12-2 victory Saturday night against the Milwaukee Brewers was left fielder Corey Dickerson’s groin injury that forced him from the game in the seventh inning.

He injured it while catching a routine fly ball.

“I felt something weird in my groin area,” he said. “I didn’t really push it, just felt something weird. I tried to reactivate it, and I could feel something was still there and there was no reason to push it so I went ahead and called (trainer Bryan Housand) out.”

Dickerson said he doesn’t believe the injury is serious but he is eager to see how it feels Sunday morning.

“I feel pretty good, just walking around, doing the normal,” he said. “I just want to see how it acts and see if it gets sore.”

Dickerson was on the injured list from April 4 through June 8 with a shoulder strain.

Jerry DiPaola is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Jerry by email at [email protected] or via Twitter .

Categories: Sports | Pirates
TribLIVE commenting policy

You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.

We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.