08/05/09 2:27 AM ET
Castillo sprains left ankle on steps
Second baseman's unlucky fall results in Mets' latest injury
By Marty Noble / MLB.com
Castillo had grounded out with the Mets leading the Cardinals, 7-4, in a game they'd eventually lose, 12-7, in extras. He returned to the dugout and appeared to fall after he had reached the lower steps. He was immediately tended to by trainer Ray Ramirez.
Marty Noble is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.