LHP Drew Smyly is likely to be sent on a rehab assignment by the end of the weekend after throwing a full-throttle, 50-pitch bullpen session Thursday.
Drew Smyly (strained right side muscle) went on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to July 7.
The Detroit Tigers have placed rookie left-hander Drew Smyly on the 15-day disabled list with a strained muscle in his right side.
Drew Smyly got his first win since May 25 on Sunday, retiring 12 straight batters at one point before a two-run wobble in the fifth.
LHP Drew Smyly returned to the rotation Tuesday night after being on the disabled list due to a blister on his left middle finger, but he stumbled in the fourth inning.
Yu Darvish struck out 10 in seven innings to win his seventh consecutive start at Rangers Ballpark, a 7-5 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.
Not only is Yu Darvish tied for the most victories among rookies, he’s the only pitcher with at least three starts at home to win all of them.
Don Kelly (bruised left knee) left the June 21 game, and he didn’t play June 22-24. He is day-to-day.
The Detroit Tigers have made a roster move this morning.
Drew Smyly (blood blister on left middle finger) left his June 10 start. His status for his next start was uncertain.