The Phillies provided in-game medical updates on four disabled pitchers Tuesday during their game against the Washington Nationals.
_Righthander David Herndon received a platelet rich plasma injection in his right elbow and will be examined again in two weeks by team physician Michael Ciccotti.
_Righthander Mike Stutes will be shut down for another 10 days to two weeks, then be examined to see if he can begin a throwing program.
_Righthander Justin DeFratus has been cleared to begin a throwing program starting Friday.
_And, as reported earlier on the High Cheese blog, Dr. James Andrews confirmed the Phillies original diagnosis that righthander Vance Worley has right elbow inflammation.