SAN FRANCISCO — The Giants received’t be offering any updates on the well being of pitcher Johnny Cueto Sunday.
Cueto, who left Saturday’s begin towards the Milwaukee Brewers after a season-low 4 innings, was slated to fulfill with docs Sunday. The correct-hander instructed reporters after the Giants 7-1 loss Saturday that he feels discomfort in his throwing elbow each time he tosses a pitch.
Supervisor Bruce Bochy was unavailable to debate Cueto’s well being Sunday as a result of he was in Cooperstown attending the Corridor of Fame induction of Trevor Hoffman, who he coached for 12 seasons with the San Diego Padres.
Cueto’s fastball topped out at 90 mph in Saturday’s begin, his fourth since he returned from the disabled record on July 5. The Giants had positioned Cueto, 32, on the disabled record with elbow irritation on Could 2, hoping that he’d be capable of keep away from Tommy John surgical procedure with relaxation.
Cueto signed a six-year, $130 million contract with the Giants in December 2015.