"After yesterday, he came in today and didn't report any soreness. Nothing other than normal soreness that any pitcher would have," Williams said. "I would hope that he is ready to go [by Opening Day]. The more you push him, the more things can creep up. Today's report was good. We'll progress him. Hopefully, the next one is good, too."
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