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Josh Johnson gets good news from Dr. Andrews

Jun 29, 2011, 5:45 PM EDT

Josh Johnson

See, a visit to Dr. James Andrews is not always a harbinger of doom. Josh Johnson saw him today, and the news is good: no structural damage to his shoulder. Joe Capozzi of the Palm Beach Post reports that “a person close to Johnson” called it “the best-case scenario.”

Johnson got a cortisone shot and will cease his throwing program for ten days.  After that, back to the grind.

  1. drmonkeyarmy - Jun 29, 2011 at 5:46 PM

    Got to be careful of those cortisone shots. According to Oswalt, things start falling off if you have too many….and nobody wants things to start falling randomly off.

    • jetersusedjersey - Jun 29, 2011 at 6:41 PM

      Especially if your a porn star!

  2. Old Gator - Jun 29, 2011 at 9:18 PM

    That loud sibilance was my sigh of relief. You don’t have a flat.

  3. APBA Guy - Jun 30, 2011 at 12:22 AM

    Good news, certainly.

    My nephew, who saw Andrews Monday and was in surgery Tuesday for his right shoulder, is out 4 months. That’s better than it could have been.

  4. sabathiawouldbegoodattheeighthtoo - Jun 30, 2011 at 1:24 AM

    So his shoulder hurts because nothing is wrong with it? Isn’t that what they told Peavy 3 years ago or so. At least when they find a problem they can try to fix it…

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