BOSTON -- Rays right-hander Alex Cobb has a partial ligament tear in his right elbow, MLB.com confirmed Tuesday. The club will remain in a holding pattern before deciding how to proceed.
The club has not yet acknowledged the injury, though president of baseball operations Matt Silverman did talk to reporters about Cobb's situation.
Bill Chastain is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.