Originally diagnosed with a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow that would take a minimum of six weeks, Steve Blake will visit with his doctor in Los Angeles when the team returns home, and a potential return date may be established at the time. One can speculate that it’s going to be a bit longer, as the key word in the original timetable was “minimum.”
Dae-ho Lee comes to the States. Quentin returns to the bigs. Biddle hopes to return to his former level of greatness with a new club. Wheeler gets a return date. And vodka, because you always need vodka.