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Melky Cabrera day-to-day for Blue Jays after elbow injury

Toronto Blue Jay Melky Cabrera left Thursday’s game against the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles when he was hit by a pitch from starter Miguel Gonzalez in the first inning, and is day-to-day.

Hit by pitch in 1st inning

Toronto's Melky Cabrera reacts after being hit by a pitch in the first inning of the Blue Jays' game against Baltimore. (Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

You can add another Toronto Blue Jay starter to the overflowing team infirmary.

Melky Cabrera left Thursday’s game against the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles when he was hit by a pitch from starter Miguel Gonzalez in the first inning, and is day-to-day.

The ball hit Cabrera on his elbow and he left the game, replaced by Nolan Reimold. X-rays came back negative.

Cabrera is batting .315 with 14 home runs and 59 RBIs, and leads the Jays with 147 hits. 

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