Hefner ups workload as rehab continues

lastname Hefner SEATTLE -- Jeremy Hefner tossed three innings in a Gulf Coast League game in Port St. Lucie, Fla., on Tuesday. It marked his third game since resuming pitching following Tommy John surgery.

Hefner underwent the procedure last Aug. 28.

Facing the GCL Nationals on Tuesday, Hefner allowed one run on two hits while striking out one in three innings. His previous appearances had been one and two innings.