ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 31: Tommy Hunter #35 of the Texas Rangers pitches against the San Francisco Giants in Game Four of the 2010 MLB World Series at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on October 31, 2010 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Matthew Campbell-Pool/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Tommy Hunter
Texas Rangers starter Tommy Hunter will miss two to three more weeks after having a setback in his recovery from a right groin strain.
Hunter received an MRI on Tuesday after experiencing discomfort in his groin on the final delivery of a 79-pitch rehab assignment for Triple-A Round Rock on Monday.
The 13-game winner for Texas in 2010 hasn't pitched in a major league game this season, but his return was proceeding on schedule.
He was set for a second rehab start until the latest setback, saying he felt "a little tug" on the last pitch of Monday's outing.