Found October 10, 2012 on MLB Injury News:
The Oakland Athletics welcomed back right-hander Brett Anderson from an oblique injury last night. The 24-year-old was impressive in his Game 3 start, holding the Detroit Tigers scoreless over six innings of work. Entering the postseason Oakland had an idea that they wanted to use Anderson in Game 3. He was more than up to the task, allowing no runs on only two hits and two walks with six strikeouts over six frames. Anderson’s season debut was pushed back as he recovered from Tommy John surgery. After six starts, the right-hander once again found himself sidelined, this time due to an oblique injury. He was shut down for the regular season, but the A’s hoped to have him back for the playoffs. Despite the victory, the A’s still find themselves up against it as the Tigers retain a 2-1 series advantage. This could very well be Anderson’s final start of the 2012 season unless Oakland is able to rally and advance to the American League Championship Series. Follow @mlbinjurynews

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