"After the home run he mentioned it and in the next at-bat he mentioned it. Then the last at-bat, the look of it for me, I could tell it was bothering him and I made the decision to go ahead and pull the plug," Rangers manager Jeff Banister said. "Didn't want to take him any further. Started getting some treatments on him and re-evaluate him in the morning."
Outfielder Nomar Mazara replaced Choo in right field.
Deesha Thosar is a reporter for MLB.com based in Boston. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.