Pitching Updates: Pineda, Pettitte, Aardsma


Got a few quick updates on some injured and returning hurlers…

  • Michael Pineda played catch yesterday for the first time since being diagnosed with shoulder tendinitis last week, and the good news is that he played catch again today. Joe Girardi said it’s “safe to say” he won’t be back in the bigs this month, however. [Erik Boland & Bryan Hoch]
  • Andy Pettitte is not injured, and in fact it’s quite the opposite. He threw 45 pitches in a bullpen session today and is still on track to throw two innings in a minor league game on Monday. [Boland]
  • David Aardsma threw a bullpen session today, his first since having Tommy John surgery last July. It doesn’t sound like much, but it is a significant step in the rehab process. [Aardsma]
Categories : Injuries
  • MikedJones

    Aardsma will pitch for the yanks before Pineda. I have a bad feeling about the situation.