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Duffy scratched from Friday's start

Duffy scratched from Friday's start

Duffy scratched from Friday's start
CLEVELAND -- Danny Duffy will not make his scheduled start Friday at Minnesota, as he is dealing with minor tightness in his left elbow.

In three starts, the hard-throwing southpaw is 1-2 with a 3.63 ERA. He has 20 strikeouts in 17 1/3 innings, and he is expected to make his next turn in the rotationm at Detroit on Wednesday.

As Duffy tweeted from @dduffkc23: "i appreciate all the love! The elbow is "feelin good, feelin alrighttt, yeaaa.." Ill be back next start!"

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The Royals are expected to announce Friday's starter following the conclusion of Thursday's contest against the Indians. They could choose long reliever Everett Teaford or call up a pitcher from the Minors.

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