Dodgers News: Pedro Baez Likely to Start Season on DL

Pedro Baez has been sidelined with a thumb injury for almost all of spring training. On Sunday, some news finally broke to give fans an update of his injury.

According to multiple sources, Pedro Baez will be starting the season on the disabled list.

It appears that Pedro Baez is actually near the point where he will be able to pitch to hitters. The reason it looks like he will be starting the season on the disabled list is because he has not gotten any innings under his belt during the spring, so it would not be smart for the team to just throw him in to a regular season baseball game.

[graphiq id=”7PlXZXBLsz3″ title=”Pedro Baez 2016 Complete Pitching Splits” width=”600″ height=”832″ url=”″ ]’s Ken Gurnick says that Pedro Baez will be facing hitters on Monday, March 27.

With just a week until the regular season, it is important for Baez to get a few innings in so that he is able to return to the team after a short disabled list stint.

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Written by Trevor Vernola


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