Prior transferred to 60-day DL - Fantasy Baseball Cafe 2014 Fantasy Baseball Cafe
100% Deposit Bonus for Cafe Members!

Return to Injuries & Player Updates

Prior transferred to 60-day DL

Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Prior transferred to 60-day DL

Postby WebHamster » Fri May 07, 2004 3:00 pm

Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Mark Prior was transferred Friday from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day DL. He is eligible to be activated on June 3.

Prior has been sidelined since the beginning of the season due to an inflamed right Achilles' tendon.

He tossed 30 pitches over two innings of a simulated game on Wednesday and was expected to throw again on Monday in Arizona. Prior will then join the team in Los Angeles on Tuesday for a bullpen session with pitching coach Larry Rothschild.

Prior started 30 games in 2003 for the Cubs and went 18-6 with a 2.43 ERA. He owns a career record of 24-12 with a 2.74 earned run average over 49 contests.

In a related move, the club purchased the contract of infielder Damian Jackson from Triple-A Iowa. Jackson will help fill in for injured shortstop Alex Gonzalez, who could miss up to six weeks with a broken bone in his right wrist.
Image
WebHamster
Service Robot
Service Robot

User avatar
CafeholicCafe Writer
Posts: 24279
(Past Year: 430)
Joined: 15 Jan 2004
Home Cafe: Baseball

Return to Injuries & Player Updates

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests

Forums Articles & Tips Sleepers Rankings Leagues


Today's Games
Wednesday, Aug. 20
(All times are EST, weather icons show forecast for game time)

Texas at Miami
(12:40 pm)
indoors
Seattle at Philadelphia
(1:05 pm)
Toronto at Milwaukee
(2:10 pm)
NY Mets at Oakland
(3:35 pm)
Houston at NY Yankees
(7:05 pm)
Atlanta at Pittsburgh
(7:05 pm)
Arizona at Washington
(7:05 pm)
Detroit at Tampa Bay
(7:10 pm)
indoors
LA Angels at Boston
(7:10 pm)
Cincinnati at St. Louis
(7:15 pm)
San Francisco at Chi Cubs
(8:05 pm)
Baltimore at Chi White Sox
(8:10 pm)
Cleveland at Minnesota
(8:10 pm)
Kansas City at Colorado
(8:40 pm)
San Diego at LA Dodgers
(10:10 pm)

  • Fantasy Baseball
  • Article Submissions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Site Survey 
  • Contact