Cubs CF Heyward goes out with injury after diving for liner

              Chicago Cubs' Jason Heyward is congratulated in the dugout after scoring against the Atlanta Braves during the second inning of a baseball game Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

ATLANTA (AP) — Chicago Cubs center fielder Jason Heyward had to leave a game against the Atlanta Braves after diving for a liner by Freddie Freeman .

Heyward went out with tightness in his right hamstring. The team said he is still being evaluated.

Heyward was able to walk off the field, getting a hug from former teammate Freeman on his way to the Cubs dugout .

Albert Amora Jr. took over in center.

Heyward failed to knock down Freeman’s hit, which rolled all the way to the wall for a two-run triple that tied Thursday night’s game at 3.