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Chicago Cubs pitcher Ted Lilly threw 35 pitches off the mound this week and is still feeling good.

The left-hander, coming off arthroscopic surgery in November, will have another throwing session Saturday and was expected to throw 40 pitches. He’s still hopeful to get into a Cactus League game.

“I think he’ll surprise people with how well he does,” Ryan Dempster said of Lilly. “If he had his way, he’d probably pitch tomorrow.” Muskat Ramblings.


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Obviously it would be a great sign if he made it into a Spring Training game, but temper those expectations even if he does – he’s still going to start the year in recovery mode.


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