1:03 pm: Bartolo Colon will start this Saturday against the Braves, Terry Collins told reporters in Arizona on Wednesday.
6:05 am: Colon has been getting treatment for a stiff back, the same issue that put him on the disabled list in 2008, he said (ESPN, Apr. 15).
Colon let up nine earned runs, including four home runs, in last start against the Angels.
Sandy Alderson acknowledged the treatment and said he expects Colon to make his next start (Carig, Apr. 15).