Injured Twins' closer Nathan excited about playing catch
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Twins closer Joe Nathan is on the verge of playing catch for the first time since season-ending elbow surgery.
Nathan said Friday he expects to pick up a ball this weekend for some soft tossing from about 45 feet. Those will be his first throws since he had the ligament replacement procedure in late March.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at email@example.com and we can help you.