"No bad news," Lee said. "Feel fine. There's still barely something there, but it's not getting any worse. It's continuing to get better. I continue to do more and it's not going backwards, so that's a good thing."
Lee has said it is possible he could return before the All-Star break, but if not, it seems a smart bet he will be ready for the series immediately following the break July 18-20 in Atlanta.
Todd Zolecki is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.