NL Central Watch: June 13

Heres a quick glance at whats happening around the National League Central.

Brewers shortstop J.J. Hardy will undergo a series of tests today to see what is causing the pain in his shoulder.

Veteran left-hander Andy Pettitte returns to Houston for the first time as a visitor when the Yankees face the Astros tonight.

On the eve of the second anniversary of his last pitch in the big leagues, former Cub Matt Clement will make a rehab start tonight for the Cardinals Class AA affilliate in Springfield.

Check back later for updates.

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Leiter entered one out into the first inning and allowed one run and three hits in 5 1⁄3 innings in the Cubs’ 3-1 victory Saturday.
He’s confident the rehab start he will make with Triple-A Iowa on Sunday will be the only one he needs before returning.
The Bulls accomplished most of their major offseason goals in the last month. But while that should be a good thing, it might not be enough. The Eastern Conference is improving both ahead of and behind the Bulls.
Dylan Cease was named American League Pitcher of the Month for June on Saturday. He allowed one run in five innings, helping the Sox to an important 5-3 win.
A petition organized the Coalition For A Better Chinese American Community and Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez (25th) will ask the city next week to revoke licenses for No. 18 Karaoke Bar.