LOS ANGELES CA - JULY 21: Chad Billingsley #58 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws a pitch against the San Francisco Giants on July 21 2010 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles California. Billingsley pitched a complete game shutout as the Dodgers won 2-0. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Dodgers GM Ned Colleti announced that Chad Billingsley may be missing time after injuring his right elbow.
Billingsley has been on the day-to-day disabled list with a reported "sore arm." His last outing was Aug. 24, when he went just 3 1/3 innings against the Miami Marlins. The 28-year-old right-hander left the game after feeling pain in his right elbow. Billingsley's injury may have given the Dodger front office extra motivation to get a deal done involving Beckett.
As a full-time starting pitcher for the past five seasons, Billingsley has been effective for the Dodgers. This year he is 10-9 with a 128 strikeouts in 25 starts.
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