Saturday, February 11, 2006

Gagne's Health at 100%

Los Angeles Dodgers closer Eric Gagne was throwing off a mound late last week and is described as being a full strength and ready to report for spring training in Vero Beach. His decision to back out of the World Baseball Classic in March reflects not so much a lack of readiness as a precaution coming back from last year's injury. The main question remains how quickly Gagne can return to form after the lengthy lay-off.