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Astros 2B Jose Altuve leaves game against Rockies with a tight hamstring

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DENVER — Houston Astros second baseman has left Wednesday's game against Colorado with right hamstring tightness.

Altuve missed three of the previous four games because of the hamstring but was in the starting lineup against the Rockies.

He batted twice before being pulled in the middle of the third inning. He was replaced by .

Altuve is batting .287 with 17 stolen bases and 28 RBIs this season.

PHOTO: Houston Astros' Jose Altuve hits an RBI single against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 16, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)
Houston Astros' Jose Altuve hits an RBI single against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 16, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

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