Results matching “cliff lee”
Jan 20, 2015, 11:21 PM EST
Cliff Lee is expected to be ready for the start of spring training and will become trade bait this summer if he can prove that he’s fully healthy.
Jan 17, 2015, 3:21 PM EST
Cliff Lee managed to avoid surgery after being limited to just 13 starts last season due to a flexor pronator strain, but he’s still a big question mark coming into 2015. The Phillies hope to get a sense on his progress soon.
Nov 6, 2014, 11:46 AM EST
See, I used this shadowed picture of Cliff Lee because . . . well, I’m not going to explain the symbolism, as it’s all rather complex and esoteric.
Sep 11, 2014, 11:19 AM EST
Lee is under contract for $25 million next season, plus $27.5 million or a $12.5 million buyout for 2016.
Aug 7, 2014, 12:46 PM EST
The good news, however, is that after being examined by a specialist it’s been determined that Lee won’t require surgery.
Jul 31, 2014, 11:19 PM EST
Cliff Lee has aggravated the flexor pronator strain that has already cost him two months. It’s safe to say that his season is over.
Jul 22, 2014, 9:45 AM EST
Oh, and thankfully there’s video.
Jul 21, 2014, 10:29 PM EST
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.
Jul 18, 2014, 8:02 PM EST
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.
Jul 15, 2014, 12:30 AM EST
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.
Jul 13, 2014, 12:31 PM EST
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.
Jul 10, 2014, 10:15 AM EST
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.
Jul 7, 2014, 10:15 AM EST
“You could see the weather coming, so I was trying to hurry.”
Jul 2, 2014, 8:33 PM EST
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.
Jul 1, 2014, 6:22 PM EST
Cliff Lee threw a successful three-inning simulated game on Tuesday and could be ready for a minor league rehab assignment.
Jun 23, 2014, 8:48 PM EST
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.
Jun 20, 2014, 6:55 PM EST
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.
Jun 17, 2014, 11:02 PM EST
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.
Jun 11, 2014, 10:18 PM EST
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.
Jun 10, 2014, 7:18 PM EST
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.”
Jun 3, 2014, 10:51 AM EST
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.
May 26, 2014, 8:14 PM EST
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.
May 21, 2014, 11:03 AM EST
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.
May 20, 2014, 6:35 PM EST
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.
Apr 22, 2014, 9:23 AM EST
The Phillies’ ace is back to his usual dominance.
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