Our own Keri Carbaugh reported on June 24 that Henderson, who has been on the disabled list since May 2 with inflammation in his right shoulder, was going to the Brewers spring training facility in Arizona. At the time, manager Ron Roenick had no timetable for Henderson's return.
Henderson improved enough over the past week to make his first rehab appearance. As reported at Milb.com, Henderson started for the AZL Brewers and threw 1 1/3 innings, allowing only one hit and no runs.
Henderson, a 31-year old from Canada, is in his third Major League season. Last year, he was 5-5 with a 2.70 ERA. In 61 games, he allowed only 44 hits and struck out 75 in 60 innings. He's struck out 17 in 11 1/3 innings this season, but has also allowed three home runs, nine earned runs and 14 hits.
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