Dodgers’ Ramirez leaves Game 4

Updated: October 15, 2013

Los Angeles, CA ( – Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley
Ramirez appeared in pain throughout Game 4 of the National League
Championship Series and exited in the seventh inning.

Ramirez played through a hairline fracture in his rib in Game 3 Monday and
went 2-for-4 with an RBI in leading the Dodgers to their first win in the

He labored throughout Tuesday’s contest, however, and struck out three times
before being replaced by Nick Punto in the top of the seventh.

Ramirez did not play in Game 2 after getting hit in the ribs by a pitch in the
series opener.