Found February 22, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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Philadelphia Phillies slugger Ryan Howard took batting practice on Wednesday, but was not willing to say when he'll return to the lineup. "I'm not putting a time limit on it," said Howard, who ruptured his left Achilles tendon on the final play of the National League Division Series loss to the St. Louis Cardinals in October. The Phillies have said that May seems like a more likely return for Howard, although the first baseman wasn't ready to commit to that. "We'll see," he said. "Ask me in May."
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