Earlier today I noted that Jason Grilli hadn't thrown since last Thursday, taking a few extra days off between bullpen sessions. Both Clint Hurdle and Grilli said that he was fine, with no health concerns. Today Grilli threw five pitches off flat ground, and 15 off the mound. Hurdle talked about the reduced workload, and how this is a custom approach for Grilli due to the feedback received from the player.
"Just because we've mapped it out and stayed in touch with him," Hurdle said. "All the off-season work he did, he worked incredibly hard. Last year, the baseball classic was a great experience for him, but it challenged him physically a couple of different ways. We have a plan in place for him to get involved at a particular time, and add to that as we move forward, so he will obvious...
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