TORONTO (AP) — Blue Jays right-hander Alek Manoah left Friday’s begin in opposition to Detroit within the sixth inning after he was hit on the suitable elbow by Jonathan Schoop’s comebacker.
A primary-time All-Star, Manoah entered 11-4 with a 2.24 ERA in 19 begins.
Schoop’s one-hopper deflected off Manoah to shortstop Santiago Espinal, who made the out at first as Manoah walked off the again of the mound, grimacing in ache.
Following a dialog with an athletic coach, a annoyed Manoah walked off the sphere. He was changed by left-hander Tim Mayza.
Manoah allowed 4 runs and 7 hits in 5 1/3 innings. He walked one and struck out 4.
Manoah went 9-2 with a 3.22 ERA in 20 begins as a rookie final season.
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