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Umpire Layne leaves game with concussion-like symptoms

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MINNEAPOLIS -- The first inning of the Twins' game against the Mariners was delayed after home-plate umpire Jerry Layne was hit in the facemask and left shoulder by a foul tip from Robinson Cano.

Layne left the game as a result, and was replaced by Hunter Wendelstedt. Wendelstedt moved from second base to behind the plate. Layne left with concussion-like symptoms and he'll continue to be evaluated

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MINNEAPOLIS -- The first inning of the Twins' game against the Mariners was delayed after home-plate umpire Jerry Layne was hit in the facemask and left shoulder by a foul tip from Robinson Cano.

Layne left the game as a result, and was replaced by Hunter Wendelstedt. Wendelstedt moved from second base to behind the plate. Layne left with concussion-like symptoms and he'll continue to be evaluated

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Rhett Bollinger has covered the Twins for MLB.com since 2011. Read his blog, Bollinger Beat, follow him on Twitter @RhettBollinger and listen to his podcast.

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