Clayton Kershaw will be placed on a rehab that includes a submaximal throwing program for the next 2-3 weeks. He will then be re-evaluated by Dr. Neal ElAttrache to determine when he can start throwing at increased velocity.
Not the news fantasy owners were hopeful for, but at least you now have a better idea of what is exactly going with the reigning CY Young award winner. Unfortunately "what it looks like" is that Kershaw will be for an extended period of time with the earliest being some time in May.ANALYST: Michael Pichan
The Astros optioned Matt Dominguez to minor-league camp on Sunday
After playing in the majors each of the last two seasons with the Marlins and the Astros it appears he will have to prove to his team that he is still a big league caliber player. At best, Dominguez can provide the long ball for desperate owners if he makes it back to the big leagues, but his batting average (career .233 BA) is hard to live with if that situation arises. Analysis: Matthew Beck