took ground balls before Tues. game, has been taking dry swings and hitting off a tee and plans to move to flips in a couple of days, and then go to live batting practice.
"It will be a little more than a week before I start on a rehab assignment, unless it just feels really good off the bat. It's looking like, unless it doesn't feel right or something, we'll be back before six weeks," Beckham said.
began his injury rehab assignment with Danks for Triple-A Charlotte, going 0-for-6 in the doubleheader.
made his second rehab start Tues in Columbus, Ohio. Five innings and 92 pitches, striking out four, walking five and allowing two runs.
"I’ll go to Charlotte for another start or two and go from there. Hopefully soon. I know one for sure, and maybe a second one."
Danks told a pool reporter GM Hahn was in attendance at his start Tuesday in Columbus.
"The radar gun I was looking at every pitch and there weren’t many heaters under 88, 87.I looked up and saw a couple of 90s"
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"I think it was a good sign that my velocity [88-91]was a lot more consistent from start to finish.''
Said he's regained feel for cutter. "To make it do what I want, that’s a big pitch for me because it plays off my changeup big-time.'