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Chen to make third rehab start Friday

Chen to make third rehab start Friday

KANSAS CITY -- Left-hander Bruce Chen is scheduled for his third rehabilitation outing Friday for Triple-A Omaha at Fresno, Calif.

Chen went on the disabled list May 2 because of a bulging disc in his back.

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"My back feels great," he said.

Chen is expected to throw about 75 pitches Friday night.

"I think this one coming up is going to be very important for me, fine-tuning all my pitches," he said.

Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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