Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon clarified that Nelson Cruz exited Monday's game with an injury to his pelvic bone.
Nelson Cruz left Monday's game versus the Royals with right hamstring tightness.
Nelson Cruz (back) is in the starting lineup for Friday's game against the Astros.
Nelson Cruz (back) is not in the Mariners' starting lineup Thursday afternoon against the Indians.
Nelson Cruz (back) is expected to DH on Thursday.
Nelson Cruz (back) is not in the Mariners' lineup Wednesday.
Nelson Cruz's back spasms are not considered serious.
Nelson Cruz had to exit Tuesday's game against the Indians due to back spasms.
Nelson Cruz broke a scoreless tie with a three-run home run in the ninth inning, leading the Mariners past the Rays on Wednesday.
Nelson Cruz went 2-for-4 with his major league-leading 17th home run in a win over the Blue Jays on Friday.
Nelson Cruz went 1-for-3 with two walks and a run scored in Thursday's loss to the Orioles.
Nelson Cruz kept his hold on the major league in home runs, blasting his 16th of the season as the Mariners fell to the Orioles on Tuesday.
Nelson Cruz singled in Brad Miller in the bottom of the ninth to give the Mariners a 2-1 win over the Red Sox on Friday.
Nelson Cruz clubbed his major league-leading 15th home run on Tuesday to help the Mariners take down the Padres.