OAKLAND, Calif. — Seattle Mariners rookie Julio Rodriguez left Thursday’s recreation at Oakland with decrease back tightness and can get an MRI on Friday.
Rodriguez doubled and scored within the prime of the primary because the Mariners rolled to a 9-5 victory. The middle fielder walked off the sphere slowly with a coach within the backside of the inning.
Rodriguez lately missed three video games with a decrease back challenge.
“Concerning,” Mariners supervisor Scott Servais mentioned. “It’s the same area in the low back. He’ll get work up [Friday] when we get to Kansas City, get an MRI and pictures of that.”
Jarred Kelenic moved from left to center field and Sam Haggerty entered the game in the left.
“When Julio went down, we simply form of picked one another up and grinded via it, got here out on prime,” Kelenic mentioned. “That was the largest factor.”
Rodriguez lately missed three video games in Anaheim with a decrease back challenge. The front-runner for AL Rookie of the Year is batting .280 with 27 homers and 73 RBI in 129 video games.
With the win, Seattle prevented a three-game sweep in opposition to the last-place Athletics.