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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco will be out for the remainder of the season after sustaining injuries in Friday night’s game.

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Polanco left Friday night’s game with left shoulder and left knee discomfort in the sixth inning after sliding into second base.

The team announced Saturday that Polanco suffered a significant bone bruise in his left knee that will require six-to-eight weeks of rest and rehabilitation. He also injured his left shoulder on the same play.

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PITTSBURGH, PA – SEPTEMBER 07: Gregory Polanco #25 of the Pittsburgh Pirates is walked off by field by trainers Bryan Housand and Ben Potenziano after being injured on a slide attempt in the sixth inning during the game against the Miami Marlins at PNC Park on September 7, 2018 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin Berl/Getty Images)

The Pirates say they are in the process of coordinating a second opinion to help determine the best course of treatment.

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