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Back bothers Rangers starter Cliff Lee

Updated: September 2, 2010, 2:07 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Texas Rangers starter Cliff Lee complained of back discomfort after Tuesday's start and flew back to Texas to be examined by Keith Meister, the club physician.

Rangers assistant general manager Thad Levine said tests revealed no structural damage and that the issue was muscular. Lee received a trigger point injection, which the club hopes will reduce inflammation and allow him to stay on track.

The Rangers want to see how Lee reacts to his bullpen session ...

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