Brewers' Gomez OK after collision with Braun, Bianchi called up
Brewers call up Bianchi, say Gomez will be OK
The Brewers promoted Jeff Bianchi from Triple-A Nashville on Sunday to fortify their bench after injuries to outfielder Carlos Gomez and shortstop Jean Segura.
Bianchi began the season in Milwaukee before being sent down last month. He was hitting .276 with three homers and 14 RBIs in the minors.
Gomez left Saturday's 7-4 win over Colorado in the seventh with a neck strain after colliding with Ryan Braun in the outfield. Segura had left an inning earlier with leg cramps.
The Brewers were wrapping up a four-game series Sunday with the Rockies, which would also finish a stretch of 20 games without a day off. Both players were out of the starting lineup Sunday, though manager Ron Roenicke said they were available off the bench if needed.