"Everything was fine this morning," Yost said. "He felt great."
Yost also was impressed with Hochevar's performance throwing in batting practice.
"A good live fastball," Yost said. "Good curve. He looked really good. Just a normal progression for him."
Jeffrey Flanagan is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @jflanagankc. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.