"We were very pleased. Dr. Andrews was encouraged. He said [Cordero] has weakness, and he needs to build it up. There is no reason to disable him -- just get him to work harder to build up the arm strength."
(Jim Bowden, via Nationals dot com, 4/23/2008)
The diagnosis by Dr. James Andrews back on April 23? Rotator cuff tendinitis, weakness in the shoulder.
The $6.2 million dollar question: did it happen in rehab, or has it been hanging around since those 70 mph fastball nights back in April?