Pittsburgh Pirates' top pitching prospect Jameson Taillon is currently sidelined with what he describes as "a little bit of elbow discomfort."
"I've had an MRI and the ligaments are all good," Taillon said. "There's nothing there, which is really good news. I'm going to go get a second opinion, and we'll go from there. The early word is just there's a little inflammation and a bone there in my elbow. Nothing too, too serious."
The right-hander said that he noticed some discomfort going on for a while, but that things changed after his last start on Wednesday.
"My velocity was up, and everything was really sharp," Taillon said of his start on Wednesday. "I threw well. I was really pleased with it, and I woke up in the middle of the night and had pain that I had never felt before. I...
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