Colby Lewis threw off the mound on Monday for the first time since being shut down with soreness in the back of his right elbow. But Lewis, who had surgery to repair a torn flexor tendon on July 27 last year, will likely need several more mound sessions before facing hitters. He was shut down from his rehab assignment and hasn't pitched in a game since May 25.
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