So down goes a big lefty as news of Josh Johnson being out for an extended period of time.
"Multiple league sources told MLB.com Wednesday night that Johnson has a nerve problem in his throwing elbow. Already expected to be on the disabled list by Opening Day, those sources added that Johnson could miss a significant portion of the season." Joe Frisaro/mlb.com
The spring training fight for the 5th and 6th starters is now on. I’m looking close at former Cub, Mitre to step it up this month and win a spot in the rotation.