Matt Garza to start Monday

Updated: June 4, 2011, 5:00 PM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

ST. LOUIS -- Chicago Cubs right-hander Matt Garza will come off the DL and pitch against the Cincinnati Reds on Monday after throwing his second side session of the week on Friday.

"Everything went great with [Garza's side session and recovery]," manager Mike Quade said. "He starts Monday."

Garza went on the DL May 21, retroactive to May 17. He complained of right elbow pain during his side session on May 19. An MRI revealed he had a right elbow contusion.

With Garza coming ...

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