Smoltz Should Be Ready For Next Week

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Sunday March, 30, 2008
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Braves right-hander John Smoltz threw 83
pitches over five innings against minor leaguers in Florida today,
and is on track to make his regular-season debut next weekend.
Braves general manager Frank Wren said before tonight's season
opener against the Washington Nationals that he got a report that
Smoltz threw the ball well and felt great. Smoltz is beginning the season on the 15-day disabled list because of shoulder tightness. He's slated to start next Sunday against the New York Mets.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1212 Augusta, GA 30903 Main Telephone: (803) 278-1212 Newsroom: (803) 278-3111 Fax: (803) 442-4561
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 17143166 -
Gray Television, Inc.