RHP Jason Hammel Feeling Better

May 22, 2010 | 2:18 pm  

Right-hander Jason Hammel said after Friday’s game he battled soreness in his groin during his start agaisnt Kansas City. Hammel, however, said on Saturday the soreness had eased.

Hammel was making his second start since coming off the disabled list becuase of a strained groin.

Rockies pitching coach Bob Apodaca said the problem could be a nagging injury that Hammel has to deal with during the course of the season.