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52 Cory Luebke SP
Height/Weight: 6-3/205 | Birthdate: 3/4/1985 | Birthplace: Maria Stein, OH | Bats/Throws: R/L | Team: San Diego | College: Ohio State | MLB Experience: 3 | Salary: $1,125,000 | Owned/Started%: 1/0 | Average Draft Position: 9999
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Padres SP Cory Luebke gets good news from surgery


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(7/20/2015) Padres starting pitcher Cory Luebke, who's undergone two Tommy John surgeries, received good news as a result of latest procedure, per MLB.com.

The ulnar collateral ligament in Luebke's elbow is strong, which can be a good step in his recovery.


Padres' Cory Luebke had surgery Friday, shut down 3-4 weeks


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7/17/2015) Cory Luebke's return from a pair of Tommy John surgeries will be delayed for at least a few more weeks. The Padres' left-hander underwent surgery on Friday to free up a nerve around some scar tissue in his elbow. The left-hander will be able to resume throwing in about 3-4 weeks, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune

Luebke hasn't pitched in the big leagues since 2012 after undergoing the pair of reconstrutive surgeries. 


Padres' Cory Luebke has flexor strain, no ligament damage in elbow


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/8/2015) Padres starting pitcher Cory Luebke will take five days off after an MRI on Tuesday revealed a flexor strain in his elbow, according to MLB.com. The ligament is fine and the team will re-evaluate Luebke's status after the five days of rest.

Luebke, who is working his way back from two Tommy John surgeries, has posted a 3.86 ERA in seven outings (three starts) in the minors this season. He has four strikeouts and four walks in seven innings.


Cory Luebke meets with Padres' doctors after arm pain returns


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke suffered a setback in his recovery from two Tommy John surgeries. 

Luebke experienced discomfort in his elbow after his most recent minor league rehab appearance. 

Luebke returned to San Diego and will meet with the team doctor on Tuesday, per MLB.com


Padres P Cory Luebke to move rehab assignment to Triple-A


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/30/2015) Padres left-hander Cory Luebke continues to progress from a pair of Tommy John surgeries, and he is moving his rehab assignment to Triple-A El Paso, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

Luebke, who hasn't pitched in the big leagues since 2012, has made six rehab appearances so far in Class A and Double-A. He has allowed two hits and three runs, and owns a 4.50 ERA.


Padres' Cory Luebke throws perfect inning in rehab game


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2015) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke made his fifth minor league rehab appearance at Double-A San Antonio on Friday and turned in his third scoreless effort. 

Luebke is on the 60-day disabled list, recovering from  two Tommy John surgeries.

Luebke threw a perfect inning, getting a fly out and two pop-ups. Luebke has a 5.40 ERA with three strikeouts in five innings in the rehab stint. 


Padres P Cory Luebke gives up homer in rehab start


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/23/2015) Padres reliever Cory Luebke had a rough outing in his first rehab start for Double-A San Antonio on Tuesday. 

Luebke pitched one inning and allowed two earned runs and gave up two walks. The lone hit he allowed went for a two-run home run. Luebke threw 23 pitches in the inning, with 12 of them going for strikes. 

Luebke is expected to have two more rehab starts with San Antonio before he comes back to the majors. 


Padres' Cory Luebke moving rehab assignment to Double-A


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/23/2015) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke (elbow) will move his rehab assignment from Class A Lake Elsinore to Double-A San Antonio on Tuesday. He is expected to make three appearances for San Antonio.

The left-hander made three starts for Lake Elsinore, but he only threw one inning in each outing. He allowed just one run on one hit and no walks. He struck out one.


Padres Cory Luebke allows first run of rehab assignment


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/20/2015) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke made his third rehab start at Class A Lake Elsinore on Friday. 

Luebke is on the 60-day disabled list, recovering from  two separate Tommy John surgeries. After starting Class A games on Saturday and Tuesday and turning in perfect innings both times, Luebke allowed his first baserunners on Friday. 

Luebke allowed a leadoff double, who scored on a sacrifice fly. He allowed a run on one hit in the four batters he faced in his one inning of work. 


Padres P Cory Luebke begins rehab assignment on Saturday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/13/2015) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke began his minor-league rehab assignment with Class A Lake Elsinore on Saturday. Luebke started the game for the Storm and pitched a perfect first inning.

The left-hander is working his way back from two separate Tommy John surgeries, and has not pitched in the Major Leagues since April 2012.  


Padres' Cory Luebke ready to start rehab assignment


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/12/2015) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke is ready to return to game action, per U-T San Diego.

Luebke is recovering from two Tommy John surgeries and hasn't pitched in a Major League game since April 2012.

The Padres will have Luebke start a minor league rehab assignment at Class A Lake Elsinore on Saturday. He'll pitch one inning on Saturday and then return to the mound on Tuesday and Wednesday for back-to-back one-inning appearances. 


Padres P Cory Luebke (elbow) to throw simulated game Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(5/26/2015) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke, who is recovering from his second Tommy John surgery, has recently started throwing live batting practice at the team's training facility in Arizona. Luebke is expected to throw a simulated game there on Tuesday as he works his way back.

The team did not divulge any further details on his recovery plan, but if all goes will with the simulated game, he could be nearing a minor-league rehab assignment. Luebke hasn't thrown a big-league pitch since late-April 2012. 


Padres call up Brandon Maurer, send down Nick Vincent


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(4/10/2015) The Padres sent RHP Nick Vincent to to Triple-A El Paso on Friday and called up RHP Brandon Maurer

Vincent is 0-1 with a 5.40 ERA for the Padres in three games this season. Maurer was 1-4, 4.65 for the Mariners last season. 

The team also moved pitcher Cory Luebke from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL with an elbow injury. 


Padres place Cory Luebke, Josh Johnson on 15-day DL


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(4/5/2015) The Padres have placed pitchers Cory Luebke (elbow) and Josh Johnson (elbow) on the 15-day DL, the team announced Sunday.

Both are recovering from Tommy John surgeries and are on track to be back on the mound soon. Luebke threw 30 pitches in a bullpen session last week.


Padres' Cory Luebke throws 30 fastballs in bullpen Sunday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(3/29/2015) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke threw about 30 fastballs his first bullpen session Sunday, U-T San Diego reports.

"It went well. We wanted to make sure we got through it with no pain and we accomplished that," Luebke said, per MLB.com. "I tried not to let it go too much but at the same time I wanted to get my work in and get my feet wet again. It was good to get the rust out. It's been going on three years. It's the first time I've thrown on a mound without pain in a long time."

Luebke is returning from two Tommy John surgeries and hasn't appeared in a game since April 2012.


Padres' Corey Luebke to throw off flat surface on Tuesday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/16/2015) Padres pitcher Corey Luebke will start throwing off flat surface on Tuesday, in hopes of moving to mound work later in the week, according to MLB.com. Luebke is working his way back from a second Tommy John surgery in as many years, and is destined to remain behind in Arizona for extended spring training.

Padres' Josh Johnson, Cory Luebke progressing well in rehab


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(3/15/2015) Padres pitchers Josh Johnson and Cory Luebke are still on their way back from Tommy John surgery, but manager Bud Black has been encouraged by their progress, reports MLB.com.

"They're on their way back. They're on a throwing protocol. J.J. is a little bit ahead of Corey in that regard. He's going to get to the mound later this month. I don't know the exact date. Corey is a little bit behind. But he's fine. His elbow feels good."

Lubke is hoping to be throwing off a flat surface in a week, but the team will be cautious with his recovery.

"And he's had a little bit of soreness through December and January where Josh hasn't," Black added.


Padres' Corey Luebke one month from throwing off mound?


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/19/2015) Padres pitcher Corey Luebke reported to camp Thursday and said he may be a month away from throwing off a mound as he continues to recover from Tommy John surgery, U-T San Diego reports.

Luebke acknowledged that he won't be ready to pitch in games when camp breaks and that he might have to remain behind in Arizona for extended spring training.

"But I'm hoping early part of the season to be facing hitters," he said. "I'm not naive enough to think -- I mean, it's been three years almost (since Luebke's first Tommy John surgery). There is a difference between getting healthy and competing."

Wednesday marked the one-year anniversary of Luebke's second Tommy John surgery in as many years. He recently resumed throwing after taking several weeks off and is playing catch at 60 feet.


Gyorko, Smith, Maybin among Padres players tendered contracts


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(12/2/2014) The Padres have tendered contracts to 32 players, including seven that were already under contract for the 2015 season. Those seven include: right-hander Joaquin Benoit, left-hander Cory Luebke, infielder Jedd Gyorko and outfielders Cameron Maybin, Carlos Quentin, Seth Smith and Will Venable.

Cory Luebke able to play catch


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(8/22/2014) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke started a throwing program Saturday, according to MLB.com.

Luebke is recovering after his second Tommy John surgery. His throwing schedule has been slightly altered this time around. Luebke will take more time between throwing sessions. There's still no timetable for his return. 


Cory Luebke could debut new mechanics after surgery


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(5/27/2014) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke was with the team shagging fly balls in the outfielder Tuesday, as he continues to work his way back from Tommy John surgery.

Luebke is returning from his second Tommy John surgery in February, and is going about his recovery a bit differently, according to MLB.com. He recently began working out his shoulders, and is also putting extra time in on his hips and core with a specialist. He is also looking to change his mechanics, highlighting trouble areas that could lead to injuries.

"There will be some changes," Luebke said. "There's two or three things I was doing that didn't help the elbow, with my hips and my lead leg."

Luebke is out for the remainder of this season, and is aiming for a 2015 return. 


Cory Luebke hits 60-day disabled list


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(3/7/2014) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke has been placed on the 60-day disabled list, according to MLB.com.

Luebke had a second Tommy John surgery in February, so the move shouldn't come as a surprise. The team claimed outfielder Alex Castellanos off waivers, and had to make room for him on the 40-man roster.


Cory Luebke undergoes second Tommy John surgery


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(2/19/2014) The reconstructive elbow surgery expected for Padres pitcher Cory Luebke has become a reality. It was his second Tommy John surgery and will probably extend his recovery into early in the 2015 season.

Cory Luebke to miss 2014 season, likely needs more surgery


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/4/2014) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke will miss the 2014 season and is likely to undergo reconstructive surgery on his elbow for the second time, MLB.com reports.

An MRI Friday revealed that Luebke, who underwent Tommy John surgery in May 2012 and hasn't pitched since, has a tear in the ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow.

"I feel bad for him … from 2011 through the first part of 2012, he was certainly on his way," general manager Josh Byrnes said. "This is a real setback. There's been a lot of missed time. Hopefully in a year or so, he can get back to being Cory Luebke. This whole thing has been a mystery."

Luebke faces a long road of rehabilitation to prepare for a potential comeback in 2015 spring training.


Cory Luebke could begin season in bullpen


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(12/28/2013) Padres general manager Josh Byrnes is entertaining the idea of beginning pitcher Cory Luebke in the bullpen next season as he continues to work his way back from Tommy John surgery, MLB.com reports.

Luebke split his one full season in the majors between the rotation and bullpen, making 17 starts and 29 relief appearances for the Padres in 2011 while posting a 3.29 ERA, 1.07 WHIP and 154:44 K:BB ratio in 139 2/3 innings.