We know now that Zack will definitely miss todays scheduled start based on a tweet from the Dodgers this morning.
Greinke missed a bullpen session nine days ago because of elbow stiffness, missed a start four days ago because of the flu, then threw an impressive bullpen session on Friday.
But the discomfort in the back of his elbow has persisted and -- with seven other starters in the current rotation -- club officials are considering holding him out for precautionary reasons.
After reading that you've got to be a little worried. On the other hand, based on early reports this move appears to be a precautionary. From a Bill Shaikin tweet:
JP Hoornstra adds more:
Unfortunately, as a Dodger fan I am always prepared to be shocked. Hopefully, we can laugh about this episode when the season starts.
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