James Paxton injury update: Mariners ace ‘on schedule’ for weekend return

James Paxton is ready to made his return.The Mariners ace is expected to get back on the moundthis weekend when Seattle visits Oakland for a four-game series beginning Thursday.”Pax is on schedule,” manager Dave Parker Jersey Scott Servais said, via MLB.com. “Bullpens, everything has been really good. He’ll pitch on Saturday and he should be 100 percent good to go.”Paxtonhas been sidelined since Aug. 14 when hewas hit in his pitching arm by a 96-mph comebacker from A’s batter Jed Lowrie. The team placed Paxton on the 10-day disabled listfor Roberto Clemente Jersey the second time this year after he previously dealt with lower back stiffne s in July and called up right-hander Christian Bergman from Triple-A Tacoma to fill the void.Paxton, 29, is 10-5 with a 3.63 ERA this season.