Posted: Tue April 9, 2013 12:21PM; Updated: Tue April 9, 2013 12:21PM

Brewers manager Roenicke goes to hospital with bad back

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Ron Roenicke
Ron Roenicke is in his third season as Milwaukee's manager.
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MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Back problems sent Milwaukee Brewers manager Ron Roenicke to a hospital emergency room in Chicago.

Roenicke tells WTMJ radio back pain kept him awake all night so he called the team doctors Tuesday morning. They took Roenicke to a hospital.

Roenicke says his back sometimes "gets a little squirrely." He says he plans to coach Tuesday night's game against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.

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