MIAMI (AP) Left fielder Christian Yelich has left the Miami Marlins' game against Pittsburgh with a strained lower back.
Yelich was replaced by Reed Johnson after running out a groundout in the first inning Friday.
Yelich is batting .259 and has missed only three games this season.
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