Troy Tulowitzki left Sunday's game against the Cleveland Indians on Sunday afternoon after former Rockies pitchers Ubaldo Jimenez intentionally threw at him during the first inning. By all accounts, Jimenez then went toward home plate and gestured for Tulowitzki to come at him. Marco Scutaro was able to keep Jimenez from going any further while the bases cleared. Tulowitzki left the game with what was described as a ball to the back, but the team announced that he went to the hospital for x-rays on his left elbow.
#Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki has been take to a local hospital for precautionary x-rays on his left elbow. More updates later.— Colorado Rockies (@Rockies) April 1, 2012
Jimenez stayed in the game and both sides were issued warnings.
X-rays on #Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki's left elbow came back negative.— Colorado Rockies (@Rockies) April 1, 2012
For more coverage of all things Denver sports, stay tuned to SB Nation Denver. For more in-depth coverage of the Rockies, visit Purple Row. For more updates throughout Spring Training, check out Baseball Nation and MLB Daily Dish.