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Gorzelanny makes quick exit with shoulder tightness

Gorzelanny makes quick exit with shoulder tightness

Gorzelanny makes quick exit with shoulder tightness

MILWAUKEE -- Tom Gorzelanny faced one batter and threw only two pitches in the seventh inning of Monday's 5-2 loss to the Pirates before exiting the game with left shoulder tightness.

After Gorzelanny gave up a single to Pirates starting pitcher Charlie Morton, he was met at the mound by manager Ron Roenicke and assistant trainer David Yeager.

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"He couldn't get loose," Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said. "Little bit of a cuff irritation, but that should be day to day. He's got a little weakness there and a little irritation. I don't think he'll have to be shut down."

Alfredo Figaro came on, and immediately gave up a single to Jose Tabata and a three-run home run to Neil Walker, extending the Pirates' lead to 5-1. One of the three runs was credited to Gorzelanny.

Adam McCalvy is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Brew Beat, and follow him on Twitter at @AdamMcCalvy. Kevin Massoth is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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