Found August 20, 2013 on My Sports Rumors:
PLAYERS: Roy Oswalt
TEAMS: Colorado Rockies
Colorado Rockies pitcher Roy Oswalt looks like he’s finally getting healthy. Roy has been out for a while because of a strained left hamstring. It was reported that on Monday he threw a 65 pitch bullpen session and is expected to pitch in a simulated game on Thursday. If everything goes well he’ll finally make a rehab start on Sunday. Oswalt threw 65 pitches. Will throw sim game Thursday and hopes to throw in rehab game on Sunday — Troy Renck (@TroyRenck) August 19, 2013 The post Oswalt close to making rehab start appeared first on My Sports Rumors.
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