First baseman Vladimir Guerrero Jr. of the Toronto Blue Jays left Tuesday's contest with the New York Yankees in the eighth inning.
Guerrero Jr. left the field in the ninth inning and was replaced by Brandon Belt. Guerrero Jr. appeared to be uneasy after catching a bunt by Yankees shortstop Gleyber Torres.
Guerrero Jr. departed the game due to right knee soreness, and Blue Jays manager John Schneider told the reporters that he will get an MRI on Wednesday.
The two-time All-Star, age 24, is hitting.His sixth in Toronto, he hit.314 with seven home runs and 25 RBIs in 40 games this season.
By winning 6-3, the Yankees defeated the Blue Jays for the second straight night.
Guerrero Jr. of the Blue Jays departs the game due to right knee discomfort