ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Injured Tampa Bay pitcher Alex Cobb could rejoin the depleted Rays rotation late this month.
Cobb went on the 15-day disabled list April 13 with a strained oblique in his left side. He threw off a bullpen mound before Tuesday night's game against Baltimore and throw a batting practice session in a few days.
Cobb says he didn't hold back with his pitches. He said he threw ''like it was a game situation.''
Tampa Bay starters Matt Moore and Jeremy Hellickson also are on the disabled list.
Hellickson had arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow in January and is throwing off a mound. He might return in late June. Hellickson will have a bullpen session Wednesday.
Moore had left elbow ligament replacement surgery last month and could be sidelined 12 to 15 months. He will not throw for four to five months. Moore has started range of motion of exercises.

Recent MLB Discussions

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Who snags second game of Twins-A's set? Fans in Oakland and Minnesota have endured almost two months’ worth of agonizing baseball. Still, could the events of the last several days suggest brighter...
Thumbnail Dodgers vs. Cubs Free Pick Can the Dodgers knock off Jake Arrieta and the Cubs tonight at 8:05PM ET or will they be his latest victim?
Thumbnail White Sox vs. Mets Prediction Can the Mets hand the White Sox their eighth consecutive loss tonight when the two teams meet at 7:10PM ET in New York? Read on for our...
Thumbnail Giants vs. Braves Pick The San Francisco Giants look to bounce back from a loss to the Atlanta Braves when they meet tonight at 7:10PM ET.
Thumbnail Nationals vs. Phillies Pick Can Aaron Nola help the Phillies snap their current losing skid when they host the Nationals tonight at 7:05PM ET?
More inMLB Articles  

MLB Team Pages