Apr 6, 2011, 12:18 PM EDT
Erick Aybar is absent from the Angels’ lineup this afternoon for the third straight game and Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register reports that the shortstop will undergo an MRI exam on his injured oblique muscle.
Wood didn’t make an appearance in any of the first five games, but did start 20 times at shortstop last season.
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