Originally posted on WHYGAVS?  |  Last updated 7/26/13
We've finally got more concrete news on Jason Grilli's elbow. This is what the Post Gazette's Bill Brink just shared on Twitter:  #Pirates announce Jason Grilli saw Dr. James Andrews, has strained right flexor tendon. No surgery, but needs rest. — Bill Brink (@BrinkPG) July 26, 2013 Grilli will be re-evaluated in the next 10-14 days. Return date unclear, but four to eight weeks is typical timetable. — Bill Brink (@BrinkPG) July 26, 2013 This is pretty much the best news that the Pirates could've hoped for, I think. No surgery or torn ligaments, and a potential return for the end of the regular season and/or the playoffs.  That being said, I don't have a whole lot of faith in Bryan Morris or Vin Mazzaro pitching high-leverage innings right now. A month isn't the whole season, but it is still a month that the Pirates have to navigate with Mark Melancon, Justin Wilson, and crossed fingers. It seems pretty likely to me that the Pirates are going to go loo...
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