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Dodgers pitcher Scott Kazmir to have neck and back examined

Dodgers pitcher Scott Kazmir to have neck and back examined

The Dodgers medical staff will examine the neck and back of pitcher Scott Kazmir when the team returns to Los Angeles on Tuesday. Kazmir described the condition as stiffness on the right side of his neck, which prevents him from completing his delivery properly.

“We’re going to address it to see what’s going on,” Kazmir said after  the Dodgers’ 18-9 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. “It’s something that I’ve been dealing with for, honestly, years now. I’m a little stubborn. But we’ll see what’s going on.”

The issue manifested during an abbreviated but excruciating outing for...

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