Batista returns to action in Double-A
May, 30, 2012
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com
Making a rehab start for Double-A Binghamton, Batista allowed five runs (four earned) on four hits and four walks in seven innings against Reading. He struck out three, allowed one homer and uncorked two wild pitches. Batista threw 83 pitches (49 strikes).
He is on the DL with a strained oblique/lower-back muscle.
Batista is eligible to return from the disabled list Monday.