Found August 28, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Blue Jays right-hander Josh Johnson is officially done for the season due to a strained right forearm. The news hardly comes as a surprise considering Johnson hasn't pitched since Aug. 6 but after a visit with renowned surgeon James Andrews it was determined that Johnson should not throw for at least a couple of weeks. Dr. Andrews confirmed the original diagnosis and ruled out surgery which is welcome news for Johnson but it doesn't change the fact that he won't pitch again for the Blue Jays this year. "We expected a lot he expected a lot -- it just didn't happen" Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said of Johnson's disappointing season. "He had the best spring of our staff; he looked better than most guys we faced on other teams. Who knows [why it didn't work]? Nobody knows." Johnson's season ends after just 16 starts two wins and an ugly 6.20 ERA with free agency looming at the end of the season. He originally appeared headed for a b...
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