"He told us he'll be back by Sunday," Little said before the
Dodgers opened their exhibition schedule against the Atlanta
Braves. "He'll throw on the side Monday and pitch in a game
Wednesday. He feels great."
Gagne was limited to 14 games last year because of injuries, and underwent season-ending surgery June 24 to repair a sprained
ligament in his pitching elbow.
The 30-year-old right-hander saved 152 games from 2002-04 including a big-league record 84 straight. He was 1-0 with a 2.70 ERA and eight saves last year.