Macay McBride has been told to by the team orthopedist to rest his arm for the rest of the week.
According to the Detroit Free Press, the Tigers have "backed off" their throwing schedule for Macay McBride, who's 11 months removed from Tommy John elbow surgery.
Tigers agreed to terms with LHP Macay McBride on a one-year contract.
Macay McBride will undergo surgery to fix a torn ligament in his left elbow and will be out for the rest of the season.
Tigers LHP Macay McBride has been diagnosed with a stretched ligament.
Tigers optioned LHP Macay McBride and RHP Armando Galarraga to Triple-A Toledo; optioned RHP Rick Porcello to Single-A Lakeland; reassigned RHP Jeff Gerbe, C Joe Bowen, C Dusty Ryan, C James Skelton, 1B Jeff Larish, IF Danny Worth, OF Matt Joyce, OF Wilkin Ramirez and OF Clete Thomas to minor league camp.
The Tigers expect to have Macay McBride begin the season as a part of Triple-A Toledo's rotation.
Tigers optioned LHP Macay McBride to Triple-A Toledo.
Tigers acquired LHP Macay McBride from the Braves for LHP Wilfredo Ledezma.
Braves recalled LHP Macay McBride from Triple-A Richmond.
Macay McBride made his second start for Triple-A Richmond on Saturday and pitched 3 1/3 scoreless innings.
Braves optioned LHP Macay McBride to Triple-A Richmond.
While it's not in the Braves' immediate plans, manager Bobby Cox said Macay McBride may someday get another chance to start.
Braves activated LHP Macay McBride from the 15-day disabled list.