CLEVELAND — Indians left-hander Andrew Miller will not throw off a mound for 10 days and the workforce says there is not any timetable for when its ace reliever will return whereas he continues to cope with a sore proper knee.
Miller has been on the 10-day disabled listing since Could 26. Supervisor Terry Francona stated Saturday that Miller will play catch and work on strengthening his knee. Miller was on the DL twice final season with patella tendinitis.
The Indians stated Miller has rejoined the workforce after attending to a private matter for a couple of days. He’ll resume throwing off flat floor on Monday.
Miller pitched 10 scoreless innings this season earlier than being placed on the DL in late April with a strained left hamstring. He missed two weeks and struggled after returning. Miller is 1-Three with a four.40 ERA in 17 appearances.
The American League Central leaders have counted on Miller since buying him through the 2016 season. He helped the Indians attain the World Sequence that yr, working in quite a lot of roles out of the bullpen.