• Reliever Matt West, who had Tommy John surgery on Aug. 22, 2012, and is still on the 40-man roster, is throwing the ball well on a throwing program in Arizona. Farm director Tim Purpura said he could be the latest success story for pitching rehab coordinator Keith Comstock.
• Nefatli Feliz allowed a hit and two walks over two-thirds of an inning in his first rehab assignment for Round Rock on Thursday. He'll pitch one inning on Saturday, take two days off, and pitch two innings on Tuesday.
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