Jeurys Familia is getting close to pitching in a minor league rehab game, and team officials believe he could pitch again this season.
Familia could begin a rehab assignment as soon as Monday.
Familia underwent surgery to remove loose bodies and bone spurs in his elbow in early June. He has been on the disabled list since May 12 – Familia has a 3.48 ERA in eight games this season.
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