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Josh Johnson has strain, inflammation

Updated: September 8, 2010, 7:57 PM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- Florida Marlins pitcher Josh Johnson has right shoulder inflammation and a strained mid-back, making it unclear when the All-Star will return to the mound.

Johnson was examined Wednesday in Florida. There was no structural damage found and he will rejoin the Marlins on Friday for a series in Washington, but the team has not decided when he might pitch again.

Johnson stopped a bullpen session early on Tuesday because of discomfort in his back.

Manager Edwin Rodriguez ...

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