NEW YORK -- Jeremy Hefner threw 15 pitches off a mound on Tuesday morning for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery last Aug. 28. Dillon Gee gave him a standing ovation afterward, according to Jon Santucci of the St. Lucie News. Hefner next is scheduled to throw 20 pitches Saturday, he told Santucci.
— Jon Santucci (@JonSantucci) June 10, 2014
Everything went well. Thanks for the kinds words. Back at it tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/wDgYoFtKVN
— Jeremy Hefner (@jeremy_hefner53) June 10, 2014