It was like taking your car in for an oil change and discovering you also needed a front-end alignment.
While rehabilitating the right-ankle sprain that sent him to the disabled list on July 10,
“I lost total use of my left leg in the delivery,” Wilson said before Tuesday night’s game against the
In addition to his ankle work, Wilson underwent deep-tissue massage and physical therapy on his hip. He took himself out for a test drive on Monday, allowing two runs and four hits, striking out seven and walking two in 5 1/3 innings of a rehabilitation start for double-A Arkansas.
Wilson threw 81 pitches and was pleased with the velocity of his fastball, which sat in the 93-mph range, and his mechanics.
"It's way better," said Wilson, who is 8-6 with a 4.33 earned-run average in 19 starts this season. "The sharpness of the breaking ball is the biggest thing. I can get all the way extended. And the velocity was a lot easier to come by."
Wilson accompanied the team to Baltimore and will throw a bullpen session in
“There’s definitely one scenario where he can start this weekend, but we’re not going to commit to anything, because C.J. needs to go through these workouts and be evaluated,” Manager
Did the manager notice any problems related to Wilson's left hip before going on the DL?