Out since early June with an elbow injury that was recently diagnosed as arthritis Pirates left-hander Wandy Rodriguez threw a simulated game yesterday. Rodriguez has gotten this far into his recovery before–and actually made a minor-league rehab appearance earlier this month–only to suffer a setback and be shut down again several times. And another setback would likely mean the end of his season.
Wandy Rodriguez is trying to make it back to the Pirates
Hardball Talk | Sep 13