“There’s some concern, he’s in a setback,” Shildt says. “I’m not as concerned because it’s more tendon, and we can heal that quicker. We’re comfortable about what it is and getting our head around it. So, I’m concerned that he’s setback, but I’m not concerned that it’s a major setback.

After the 2019 season, Mikolas received a PFP injection in his forearm after pitching through most of the season.

Shildt stated that it’s a fixable situation with rest.

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