Casey Janssen News Archive
Janssen has been temporarily shut down due to lower-back soreness, Gregor Chisholm of MLB.com reports.
Janssen (back) pitched one inning for High-A Dunedin on Tuesday, and allowed one hit while notching one strikeout, MLB.com's Gregor Chisholm reports.
Manager John Gibbons said Janssen (back) could be back for next weekend's series in Cleveland, John Lott of the National Post reports.
Janssen (back) felt good after throwing a bullpen session Saturday, and if he feels fine Sunday, he will head out on a rehab assignment, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Janssen (back) will be available to throw a side session Saturday, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet reports.
Janssen (back), who will throw on the side Wednesday, is expected to make an appearance in 1-to-2 rehab games, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet reports.
Janssen (back) was able to throw some long toss on Thursday, Sportsnet's Shi Davidi reports.
Janssen won't throw off flat ground until the tightness in his side subsides, John Lott of the National Post reports.
Janssen was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back strain on Sunday, MLB.com's Gregor Chisholm reports.
Janssen (shoulder) appeared in back-to-back spring games Thursday and Friday and told the National Post earlier this week that he will be ready to begin the season as the Blue Jays' closer despite missing time this spring.