Mark Gauthier:

Matt Garza has been cleared to start throwing, that’s encoraging!!!!

Originally posted on CBS Chicago:

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Starlin Castro wanted a third at-bat. He got it and then pulled up lame.

Castro left in the bottom of the fourth inning after pulling up on a ground ball to shortstop Wednesday during an 11-7 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers.

The Cubs said their shortstop had left hamstring tightness.

“It was a little bit tight but not too bad,” Castro said. “I felt it when I touched the base. It scared me. I don’t want to be hurt. I feel too good this year.”

Castro, who was the designated hitter, played in 162 games last and expects to do so again this year.

“He was jogging around in the training room a little bit,” Cubs manager Dale Sveum said. “It was more tight than a pull or anything. He pulled up quite a bit, and he was kind of hobbling, but it doesn’t seem…

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I watched this game this morning on MLB.tv while going to bed. Well, watched most of it, anyway! Just good to see the Cubbies in action. I heard Garza might still start the year on the DL, though. Tough break for the Cubs.
-Mike

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