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Shields still recovering from surgery

Updated: February 8, 2010, 9:04 PM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

One of the Angels' top relief pitchers won't be ready to work from a mound at the start of spring training.

Scot Shields flew from his home in Michigan to meet with Angels trainers last month and has yet to be cleared to throw off the mound. Nearly eight months after undergoing surgery to repair the patella tendon in his left knee last June 16, Shields has been limited to playing catch.

Angels pitchers and catchers report to spring training Feb. 17, with the first workout ...

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