Eric Chavez leaves game vs. Rangers
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Arizona third baseman Eric Chavez left the Diamondbacks' game against the Texas Rangers in the first inning with a strained right oblique.
Chavez grabbed his side after fouling off the second pitch he saw from Texas right-hander Justin Grimm on Thursday. Chavez also fouled off the first pitch.
Cliff Pennington replaced Chavez and eventually grounded out.
The 35-year-old Chavez is hitting .325 as a part-time starter at third base.
Chavez missed much ...
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