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NL Central: Villar placed on 10-day DL

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Jonathan Villar has been placed on 10-day disabled list for the Brewers. Villar had to be carted off of the field in the bottom of the eight inning during Friday’s game. Villar looked to be in very bad shape, struggling to get into the cart. He was diagnosed with a lower back strain.

The bright side? To take his roster spot, top prospect Lewis Brinson has been recalled. Brinson was batting .312/.397/.503 in Triple-A before he got his call to the show. The Brewers could really use his bat right about now. How they decide to split up outfield playing time is still up in the air, but it’s probably safe to say that Keon Broxton will be seeing a lot of the bench.

Here’s what else is going down across the National League Central: