MILWAUKEE -- There's a chance Jean Segura's fine first full season as the starting shortstop of the Milwaukee Brewers has come to an end.
While the team officially lists Segura as day-to-day with a strained right hamstring suffered in the first inning of Wednesday's game against the Cubs, the All-Star shortstop may not have enough time left in the season to recover.
Brewers manager Ron Roenicke called the strain "mild", but nobody knows if Segura will be healthy enough with just nine days left.
"He's day to day. He's sore today," Roenicke said on Thursday. "And I say day to day, but that doesn't mean (Thursday). We're not going to be dumb about this. I'd like to get him back out there, but not at the risk of putting him out there too early."
Segura hit .325 with 11 HR and 36 RBI in the first half of the season and earned a spot on the National League All-Star team. He's hitting just .245 with one home run and 13 RBI since the break, a drastic dip in numbers.