BOSTON (AP) - Toronto starter Henderson Alvarez left Monday night's game
against Boston in the sixth inning for what the team said was a "precaution with
right elbow soreness."
Alvarez threw three pitches to the leadoff hitter, Adrian Gonzalez, before
the trainer and manager John Farrell came to the mound. He walked off a few
minutes later with the trainer and was replaced by right-hander Jason
It was the second time the trainer and Farrell had gone to the mound. They
came out with one out in the third inning.