|by Tony Crumpton|
According to Cubs officials, Heyward had a left-hand abrasion while sliding for a baseball in foul territory. He stayed in to bat in the third inning where he lined out on the play and then was substituted on defense when the team when out for the fourth inning.
His wrist was seen wrapped up in the dugout and is currently receiving treatment by the team's doctor. Heyward is considered day-to-day with the injury.
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