Dodgers’ Hill leaves game after 1 inning against Giants

June 20, 2019
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Rich Hill reacts after a pitch during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. Hill was taken out of the game with an injury before the second inning started. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill of the Los Angeles Dodgers left his start against the San Francisco Giants after one inning because of left forearm discomfort Wednesday night.

The left-hander retired the side on 15 pitches with two strikeouts. He has 993 career strikeouts.

Hill came out to the mound to begin the second inning and a trainer soon followed. Manager Dave Roberts visited Hill, who then walked off. He was replaced by reliever Dylan Floro.

Hill is 4-1 with a 2.60 ERA and has won four straight dating to May 17.


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