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Nerve Irritation Sends Richards to 60-Day DL

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Turns out Angels right-hander Garrett Richards will be out for much longer than originally though, as he was transferred to the 60-day disabled list on Saturday. The former ace left his first start of the season with a biceps strain, and was unable to regain full strength despite some progress in his rehabilitation exercises. Richards, 29, originally felt fine and… Read more »

A Comparable Situation to Richards’ Bicep Strain

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On April 6, 2013 Red Sox hurler John Lackey was making his first start since undergoing Tommy John Surgery just after the end of the 2011 season. He was going up against the Toronto Blue Jays. And the workhorse continued right where he left off, a year-and-a-half before that by throwing 4 1/3 innings while giving up 2 earned runs and… Read more »