WTVY  | Dothan, AL  | News, Weather, Sports

Glavine encouraged, but not sure about comeback

By: AP
By: AP

ATLANTA (AP) - Braves pitcher Tom Glavine threw in the outfield
on Monday and says he felt better about his ailing left shoulder.
But Glavine says he still isn't sure if he'll be able to extend his
career.

The 43-year-old Glavine stopped throwing for two weeks after his
shoulder began hurting during a minor league rehab start. He threw
in the outfield before Sunday's game at Cincinnati. Then he
attempted two sets of 15 throws from 70 feet before the opener of a
three-game series against St. Louis at Turner Field.

Glavine says he hopes to throw off the mound before the end of a
nine-day homestand. That's when he should know if he'll be able to
pitch this season.


WTVY-TV 285 N Foster Street Dothan, AL 36303 334-792-3195
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 43837587