Originally Posted by Great Expectations
It sounds like Duffy will be one of the guys who gets a slight uptick in velocity. I haven't heard much on Paulino. Duffy thinks he will be ready in mid June, but says the plan is to be back at the All Star Break.
If he's ready to begin rehab starts in mid-June, the all-star break is a sensible point for projecting a return to the show.
It's not like Danny needed much velo uptick... he was in the top 5 for average FB velocity among starting pitchers last year. But still... bonus!