Found May 15, 2014 on Sports Injury Alert:
The Philadelphia Phillies have struggled of late, losing seven of their last nine games. At 17-21, the Phillies are in last place, four and a half games behind the Atlanta Braves in the National League East. A major problem has been a bullpen, which is fourth-worst in the Major Leagues in ERA at 4.68. Help may be on the way down the road, as Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez is ready for a rehab assignment after very positive reports came back on his progress. #476758517 / gettyimages.comAs reported by Bill Baer at NBCSports.com, Gonzalez will begin his rehab assignment today after reports of his fastball topping out in the mid 90's. That was much better than the high 80's fastball Gonzalez was throwing during spring training.  I reported on May 6 that Gonzalez averaged 93 mph on his fastball in an extended spring training game and topped out at 95.  General manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said it was the first time the Phillies have seen 95 mph from Gonzalez since he was signed.Gonzalez ...
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