Nelson Cruz had to leave Game 5 with a tight hamstring, but he told Jeff Caplan that he would be fine to play in Game 6 Friday.â†µ
After the game,Cruz said he was removed as a precaution with his team down early by five runs and the temperature dropping on a cool evening.â†µ
"I will be able to play Friday," he said. "They take extra precaution to make sure I am ready for Friday. The doctors saw me and they say I am fine."â†µ
The forecast for Friday night in Arlington is scattered thunderstorms with a low of 67 degrees.