Twins' prospect Gibson still recovering

He says he isn't "counting the days just yet", but Twins prospect Kyle Gibson is looking forward to throwing off a mound for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery last year. Gibson hopes to throw from a mound on June 7. He could return to game action in early August.
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He says he isn't "counting the days just yet", but Twins prospect Kyle Gibson is looking forward to throwing off a mound for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery last year. Gibson hopes to throw from a mound on June 7. He could return to game action in early August.

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