Kontos Reaches Rehab Milestone

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TAMPA, FL - George Kontos reached an important milestone in his Tommy John rehab on Tuesday - getting back up on the full mound. While he's excited about accomplishing that, he's even more excited about the way his arm feels these days.

"It's going great," George Kontos said. "Everything is feeling awesome. Everything is going as well as I could have expected." A little bit ahead of schedule in his rehab, while getting on the full mound is one of the bigger milestones, it's when a pitcher can start throwing breaking pitches that is the next big one. "All I'm doing right now is...