"He told me before he left last night that he was going to be fine," St. Louis manager Mike Matheny said. "This morning, he checked out fine. I think it just scared him a little bit."
Holliday entered Sunday's series finale against the Rockies hitting .273 with five homers and 21 RBIs.
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