Zito's rehab start for S.J. Giants moved to Monday

August 6, 2011, 6:08 pm
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Aug. 6, 2011


Mychael Urban

Giants starter Barry Zito told Comcast SportsNet that he will make a rehab start for Single-A San Jose on Monday, not Sunday.Manager Bruce Bochy said Friday that Zito would make the first start of his second rehab assignment of the season on Sunday, but Zito says he now expects to start Monday.CLICK: Giants Insider gallery: Anatomy of a BrawlPlaced on the disabled list for the second time this season retroactive to Aug. 1, Zito is expected to pitch four or five innings for the San Jose Giants.Zito pitched well in four rehab starts during his first DL stint, then had three more solid starts in his return to the majors before allowing 19 earned runs in his last three starts.

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