Phils GM: Unsure how long Lee out

Updated: May 21, 2014, 3:34 PM ET
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

PHILADELPHIA -- Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Wednesday he's relieved by the MRI results on the elbow of Cliff Lee but said the club isn't ready to project how long the ace will be out or how that will affect his team's approach before the July trading deadline.

"We just don't know yet," Amaro told ESPN.com. "It could be two weeks. It could be three weeks. It could be four weeks. Who knows? It could be 30 weeks. We think it will be shorter. It's a pretty mild strain. ...

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