Hamstring issue slows Furcal

Shortstop leaves Game 1 at New York and sits out Game 2 because of tightness

Updated: April 27, 2010, 8:35 PM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

NEW YORK -- The first clue that something was wrong with Rafael Furcal came at the end of the first game of Tuesday's doubleheader, when Blake DeWitt stood in the on-deck circle at a time when Furcal should have been there.

The game, which the Dodgers lost 4-0 to the New York Mets at Citi Field, ended right there, so DeWitt never came to the plate.

Furcal, who had felt tightness in one of his hamstrings as far back as the seventh inning but had remained in defensively for both ...

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