Elbow strain sidelines Hamels for at least one start

Updated: August 22, 2007, 8:53 AM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- Phillies left-handed ace Cole Hamels has a strained elbow and likely will miss at least two starts, offsetting the good news that All-Star second baseman Chase Utley will soon return from the disabled list.

Hamels (14-5, 3.50 ERA) will have an MRI exam and skip his scheduled start Wednesday against Los Angeles after complaining of persistent soreness in his left elbow, team doctor Michael Ciccotti said Tuesday night.

The 23-year-old Hamels, who has pitched ...

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