Astros ace Justin Verlander says his rehabilitation from a right calf injury is progressing “about as well as anyone could have hoped for thus far”, but he will continue to show dedication. extreme caution given the Astros’ huge lead in the American League West and starting rotation. performance in his absence.
“Given the timing of the season, the performance of our starters and the way we’ve positioned ourselves, I think caution is the word to use,” Verlander said Wednesday. “I think even if I rushed to come back (back) right after the 15 days was up, I don’t know if that would even award an extra start throughout the rest of the regular season or not, instead of giving him another four days or so.