Zambrano to Pitch for Chiefs Friday

Published 07/07 2011 11:19PM

Updated 07/07 2011 11:27PM


WMBD/WYZZ-TV - PEORIA, Ill. -- Carlos Zambrano will once again play in Peoria.

Zambrano will make a rehab start with the Chiefs Friday night at O'Brien Field, the Chicago Cubs announced Thursday. Zambrano, who's has been on the disabled list snce July 1 with a back injury, will pitch against Beloit but it's not known if he'll have a pitch limit.

The Cubs right-hander pitched five scoreless innings in a rehab start with the Chiefs on Aug. 20, 2009 against Clinton. Zambrano is 6-4 with a 4.34 earned run average in 18 starts for the Cubs.

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