Cliff Lee News Archive
Lee (elbow) will be examined by a doctor Friday in Washington and will undergo further tests when the Phillies return home after the weekend, the Philadelphia Daily News reports.
Lee (elbow), who acknowledged that he is unlikely to pitch again this season, was placed on the 15-day disabled list Thursday night, Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Lee, who has been diagnosed with a recurrence of a left flexor pronator strain, said after Thursday's game that he probably won't pitch again this season, Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Lee (elbow) has been diagnosed with a left flexor pronator strain, the same injury that recently caused him to miss two months of action, Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com reports.
Lee left Thursday's game in the third inning with an apparent left elbow injury.
Manager Ryne Sandberg said he expects to see better results from Lee in his start Thursday, the Philadelphia Daily News reports. "His [in-between starts] bullpen was better," Sandberg said. "The ball was just coming out of his hand a little bit better. It had a little bit more zip at home plate, which had been lacking. So I look for improvement."
Lee is unlikely to be traded before the July 31 deadline, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Lee gave up three runs on nine hits while striking out four over five innings in Saturday's 10-6 loss to the Diamondbacks.
Lee struggled in his return from the disabled list, allowing six runs in 5.2 innings Monday night against the Giants.
Lee (elbow) was activated from the 60-day DL on Monday.