Found July 22, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
Toronto Blue Jays left-hander J.A. Happ is close to making his major league return, according to Gregor Chisholm and Evan Peaslee of Happ is set to start for Triple-A Buffalo on Tuesday night after being promoted from Class A Dunedin over the weekend. The 30-year-old has been out for over two months after a line drive struck him in the head on May 8th. Although the incident looked extremely serious, Happ recovered well and it is actually his knee, which he twisted when falling to the ground after being hit, which has kept him out for this long. Chisholm & Peaslee say that Happ will likely need two rehab starts at Triple-A before Toronto activates him. That means he would be returning at the start of August, when the Jays have a four-game series in Anaheim against the Los Angeles Angels. Todd Redmond seems likely to be the odd man out when Happ is ready to return to the rotation. The right-hander has made two starts so far in July but failed to pitch deep into either of them. Redmond has pitched just 20 major league innings in his career, spending nine years in the minor leagues, five of them in Triple-A. The Jays claimed him off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles earlier this year. Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?

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