UPDATE: Escobar day to day, x-rays negative after being hit by pitch
UPDATE, 9:57: The Rays said X-rays were negative and Escobar is day to day with a left hand contusion.
UPDATE, 9:17: Escobar is on his way to a local hospital for x-rays. The Rays are calling it a left hand injiury.
DEVELOPING: SS Yunel Escobar left Saturday's game after being hit on the left hand by a pitch in the first inning.
Escobar was attended to for several minutes by head athletic trainer Ron Porterfield, with C Jose Molina there to translate, before heading off the field.
Ryan Roberts ran for Escobar and took at at second base with Ben Zobrist moving to SS.