La Stella (hamstring) was running the bases ahead of Friday's game against the Phillies, Kerry Crowley of The San Jose Mercury News reports. La Stella has been running since late May, and he could begin a rehab assignment soon since he's ramped up his activity level recently. The 32-year-old isn't eligible to return from the 60-day injured list until July 2, but he appears to be on track in his recovery.
La Stella (hamstring) hit in the cage, took groundballs and ran sprints Wednesday, Andrew Baggarly of The Athletic reports. La Stella began running in late May and has continued a running progression since. The ongoing increase in activity is positive, but he's not eligible to return from the 60-day injured list until early July.
La Stella (hamstring) has resumed running, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. La Stella has been out since early May due to a left hamstring strain, but he's participating in some activities as he continues to recover. The 32-year-old is on the 60-day injured list and won't be eligible to return to the Giants' lineup until early July, but he appears to be trending in the right direction.
La Stella (hamstring) was transferred to the 60-day injured list Tuesday, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports. Reports from when La Stella originally landed on the injured list in early May indicated he would miss 4-to-6 weeks. He'll now be out for longer than the back end of that range and will be ineligible to return before early July. The move clears a spot on the 40-man roster for the Giants to claim Trevor Hildenberger off waivers from the Mets.
La Stella's hamstring strain is expected to keep him out for 4-to-6 weeks, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports. La Stella officially landed on the injured list Tuesday after exiting Sunday's game against the Padres with the issue. This timeline means he won't be back with the team until the start of June at the earliest, and possibly not until the middle of the month. Expect Mauricio Dubon and Wilmer Flores to find themselves in the lineup more frequently until he's healthy.