Matt Garza wants to return

Updated: August 9, 2012, 9:27 PM ET
By Doug Padilla | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- A downtrodden Matt Garza said Monday that he fought the Chicago Cubs' decision to put him on the disabled list this week and has every intention of pitching again before the end of the season.

Garza has been out since pitching July 21 at St. Louis. He was first diagnosed with a cramp in his right triceps with lingering soreness, but that was ultimately changed Monday to a stress reaction in the bone at the back of his right elbow.

"Yeah, definitely surprised (by the ...

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