Doug Fister News Archive
Fister has been diagnosed with a flexor strain in his pitching arm, but is not planning to undergo surgery at this time, James Wagner of the Washington Post reports.
Fister was placed on the 15-day DL with right forearm tightness Friday.
Fister had a rough night, allowing seven runs and eight hits in only two innings Thursday against the Padres.
Fister turned in a quality start on Saturday, allowing three runs on six hits over 6.2 innings, striking out three.
Fister tossed 6.1 shutout innings Sunday, scattering five hits and striking out three, to pick up his second win of the season.
Fister wasn't at his best Monday, getting a no-decision after allowing five runsfour earnedin 5.2 innings.