Royals reliever Tim Collins missed time last season with a flexor strain in his left elbow and again had an issue with the joint Wednesday in his 2015 Cactus League debut …
Tim Collins felt tightness, soreness in his left elbow. Yost hopes he’ll undergo an MRI tomorrow. No word on severity, timetable until then.
— Andy McCullough (@McCulloughStar) March 4, 2015
Collins allowed a double and a walk in the short appearance Wednesday versus the Rangers, throwing only nine of his 17 pitches for strikes. If he’s dealing with something serious, left-handed pitching prospect Brandon Finnegan will have a better shot at making the Opening Day roster.