Brewers assistant general manager Gord Ash said a doctor's evaluation determined quickly that Almonte had sustained a Grade 1 concussion and that research shows similar head injuries generally take five to seven days for symptoms to clear.
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"We don't have go short and he doesn't feel like he's obligated to play," said Ash, who lauded the new option for concussions. "(We) can take care of his health to make sure he's 100 percent."
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