Red Sox No. 7 prospect Travis out for season

First baseman tears knee ligament in Triple-A game on Sunday

Red Sox No. 7 prospect Travis out for season

Red Sox Minor Leaguer Sam Travis will miss the remainder of the season with a torn ACL in his left knee, the club announced Monday.

Travis, Boston's No. 7 prospect playing for Triple-A Pawtucket, is expected to recover in time for the 2017 season. A date for his surgery has not yet been set.

The 22-year-old first baseman injured his knee while making a tag on a rundown play against Indianapolis on Sunday. He was batting .272/.332/.434 with six homers and 29 RBIs through 47 games with Pawtucket this season.

Chad Thornburg is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.