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  1. Cliff Lee struggles in first start back from disabled list

    Jul 21, 2014, 10:29 PM EDT

    Cliff Lee AP

    Plenty of scouts were in attendance tonight for Cliff Lee’s first start in the majors in over two months. They likely didn’t come away impressed.

  2. Cliff Lee will rejoin the Phillies’ rotation Monday

    Jul 18, 2014, 8:02 PM EDT

    Cliff Lee

    Cliff Lee struggled in a minor-league rehab start Monday at Single-A, allowing eight runs and failing to make it out of the fifth inning as he comes back from elbow problems, but the Phillies have decided he’s ready to rejoin the rotation.

  3. Cliff Lee was roughed up in his minor league rehab start Monday

    Jul 15, 2014, 12:30 AM EDT

    Cliff Lee

    Cliff Lee is slated to return from the disabled list one week from today against the Giants in Philadelphia, but his final tuneup in the minors didn’t go smoothly.

  4. Cliff Lee on track to return to Phillies’ rotation July 21

    Jul 13, 2014, 12:31 PM EDT

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    Cliff Lee is on track to return to the Phillies’ starting rotation on July 21. The veteran left-hander has been out since the middle of May because of a muscle strain in his pitching elbow but could be an attractive name at this year’s trade deadline.

  5. Cliff Lee tosses four innings in rehab start at Single-A

    Jul 10, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Cliff Lee

    Cliff Lee’s first minor-league rehab start was cut short by bad weather, but the Phillies left-hander took the mound at Single-A for the second time last night and tossed four innings as planned.

  6. Cliff Lee “was trying to hurry” through his first rehab start before rain washed it away

    Jul 7, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Cliff Lee

    “You could see the weather coming, so I was trying to hurry.”

  7. Cliff Lee cleared to begin rehab assignment on Sunday

    Jul 2, 2014, 8:33 PM EDT

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    Phillies left-hander Cliff Lee threw 60 pitches in a three-inning simulated game on Tuesday afternoon and he woke up Wednesday morning without any abnormal physical issues. So he’s moving on to the next big step in his recovery from a left elbow strain.

  8. Cliff Lee throws three-inning simulated game, could be ready for a minor league rehab start

    Jul 1, 2014, 6:22 PM EDT

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    Cliff Lee threw a successful three-inning simulated game on Tuesday and could be ready for a minor league rehab assignment.

  9. Cliff Lee is almost ready to make the next step in rehab from elbow injury

    Jun 23, 2014, 8:48 PM EDT

    Cliff Lee

    Cliff Lee has been sidelined for over a month due to a flexor strain in his elbow, but the Phillies are beginning to map out a plan for his return.

  10. Cliff Lee throws bullpen, says something is “still there” in left elbow

    Jun 20, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT

    Cliff Lee

    Cliff Lee is slowly making progress, but said that something is “still there” in his injured left elbow. The Phillies hope he can return by the All-Star break.

  11. Cliff Lee throws off a mound for the first time since being diagnosed with a left elbow strain

    Jun 17, 2014, 11:02 PM EDT

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    Cliff Lee threw 20 fastballs off a mound on Tuesday. It was his first bullpen session since he landed on the disabled list with a flexor strain in his left elbow.

  12. Cliff Lee throws a baseball for the first time since May 18

    Jun 11, 2014, 10:18 PM EDT

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    Phillies ace Cliff Lee played a light game of catch on Wednesday. It was the first time he had picked up a baseball since landing on the disabled list in mid-May with an elbow strain.

  13. Cliff Lee is “very close to picking up a ball”

    Jun 10, 2014, 7:18 PM EDT

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    Finally a dose of hope for injured ace Cliff Lee. Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg told Matt Gelb at the Philadelphia Inquirer on Tuesday evening that the left-hander is nearly over the discomfort in his pitching elbow and “very close to picking up a ball.”

  14. Cliff Lee can’t start a throwing program because his elbow still hurts

    Jun 3, 2014, 10:51 AM EDT

    Cliff Lee

    For the second straight week Phillies left-hander Cliff Lee has been unable to begin a throwing program because of continued soreness in his elbow.

  15. Cliff Lee still has some elbow soreness and isn’t ready to throw

    May 26, 2014, 8:14 PM EDT

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    Cliff Lee was placed on the disabled list last week with a Grade 1-2 strain of the flexor-pronator tendon in his elbow. He’s not close to rejoining the Phillies.

  16. Cliff Lee diagnosed with strained elbow, pitched through pain for several weeks

    May 21, 2014, 11:03 AM EDT

    Cliff Lee

    In what qualifies as relatively good news considering they sent him for MRI exam, the Phillies have placed left-hander Cliff Lee on the disabled list with a flexor strain of his elbow.

  17. Cliff Lee undergoing MRI on left elbow

    May 20, 2014, 6:35 PM EDT

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    No pitcher is safe from the elbow injury epidemic. According to CSNPhilly.com’s Jim Salisbury, Phillies ace Cliff Lee underwent an MRI on his left elbow Tuesday after complaining of discomfort.

  18. Cliff Lee is doing just fine, thanks

    Apr 22, 2014, 9:23 AM EDT

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    The Phillies’ ace is back to his usual dominance.

  19. Cliff Lee gives up 8 runs vs. Rangers, still gets win

    Mar 31, 2014, 6:25 PM EDT

    Cliff Lee AP

    Cliff Lee, it turns out, just knows how to win.

  20. Today in weird news: A fan mailed Cliff Lee fingernail clippings

    Feb 23, 2014, 6:53 PM EDT

    Cliff Lee AP

    From MLB.com’s Anthony Castrovince on Twitter: Tidbit from #Phillies camp today: Somebody mailed Cliff Lee their fingernail clippings. The perks of celebrity. #FanNail — Anthony Castrovince (@castrovince) February 23, 2014 I’m not sure my reaction to this has an official onomatopoeia. Follow @CrashburnAlley

  21. The Phillies have told teams they’d trade Cliff Lee and Cole Hamels

    Dec 10, 2013, 9:21 AM EDT

    Philadelphia Phillies v San Diego Padres

    If someone — anyone — has a clue what the Phillies’ grand plan is, I’d love to hear it. I’m sure anyone would: The Phillies have indicated to other teams they are ready and willing to talk about Cliff Lee and Cole Hamels in trades. — Buster Olney (@Buster_ESPN) December 10, 2013 I suppose that…

  22. Cliff Lee plans to retire once his contract with the Phillies is up

    Sep 28, 2013, 6:05 PM EDT

    Phillies' Lee reacts during Game 2 of their MLB National League Divisional Series baseball playoffs against the Cardinals in Philadelphia

    Phillies starter Cliff Lee was the tough-luck loser last night against the Braves. The lefty allowed just one run — an eighth-inning Chris Johnson solo home run — in eight innings while striking out 13 and walking none. It was part of an historically-great month of September and an overall productive season in Phillies red…

  23. Cliff Lee has had a September to remember

    Sep 27, 2013, 10:00 PM EDT

    Philadelphia Phillies v New York Mets

    Phillies starter Cliff Lee shut out the Braves through seven innings tonight, but an equally-dominating performance by Braves starter Kris Medlen and an eighth-inning solo home run by Chris Johnson left him the tough-luck loser. Lee struck out 13, walked none, and allowed just three hits over eight innings, but the Phillies’ offense just couldn’t…

  24. Cliff Lee does it all in win over Marlins

    Sep 16, 2013, 11:14 PM EDT

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    Cliff Lee was a one-man gang in tonight’s 12-2 victory over the Marlins. In addition to allowing two runs over eight innings while striking out 14 batters, he went 3-for-4 and drove in a career-high four runs. My goodness. I’m not sure it’s possible to dominate a team more thoroughly than that. As for his…

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