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Orioles catcher Sisco takes foul ball off mask, leaves game with deep cut and enters concussion protocol

Orioles catcher Sisco takes foul ball off mask, leaves game with deep cut and enters concussion protocol

Orioles catcher Chance Sisco left Sunday’s matinee with the Chicago White Sox at Camden Yards after a foul tip to the mask caused a deep cut across his chin and prompted the team to check him for a concussion.

The rookie backstop was making just his third start since being recalled from Triple-A Norfolk on Sept. 3, and had gone 0-for-2, including grounding into a double play that ended the third inning, when his day was cut short behind the plate.

Former Orioles catcher Welington Castillo fouled back a 1-2 fastball that hit Sisco in the bottom of his mask. Sisco almost immediately signaled for the trainers, and he quickly went to the dugout.

“He had a pretty good...

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