"I heard it," Holland said. "I was supposed to be protecting him but I just couldn't get to the ball. It was too high. I didn't get high enough. He's fine."
Darvish is scheduled to start Wednesday against the Astros. He will be re-checked Wednesday as a precaution, but is expected to start
Darvish went down to the ground for a few moments, but got back up and resumed playing catch. He and a trainer checked for blood and after they saw that there was none, Darvish finished playing catch. He saw Dr. Keith Meister after he left the field.
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