Pedro Strop set for MRI on groin

Updated: May 7, 2014, 1:40 AM ET
By Jesse Rogers | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs reliever Pedro Strop will have an MRI on his groin on Wednesday after leaving Tuesday night's game against the White Sox in the ninth inning.

"I've been dealing with my groin since five days ago," Strop said after the Cubs 5-1 loss. "Some soreness and stuff. It's been five days and it's still bothering me bad."

Strop said he hurt his groin in the gym doing lunges. He indicated he couldn't throw his slider on Tuesday due to the pain and tried to "get away with ...

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