Matt Cain News Archive
Cain (forearm) is at least a week away from playing catch, Alex Pavlovic of CSN Bay Area reports.
Cain (forearm) was placed on the 15-day DL on Thursday, retroactive to Apr. 3, Andrew Baggarly of the Mercury News reports.
The MRI results revealed that Cain (forearm) suffered a strained flexor and will likely be placed on the disabled list, CSN Bay Area's Alex Pavlovic reports.
Cain (forearm) doesn't have a UCL tear, at least as determined from the initial imaging, but will be out a couple of weeks, Hank Schulman from the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Cain had an MRI Monday after experiencing forearm tightness and is "iffy" for Wednesday's start, according to manager Bruce Bochy, the San Francisco Chronicle's Henry Schulman reports.
Cain didn't give up a run Friday, surrendering three hits and two walks while striking out three over four innings in the win over the Athletics.
Cain will throw less between starts in an effort to keep his elbow as healthy as possible in 2015, CSN Bay Area reports.