Matthew Boyd continues to recover from elbow surgery but is progressing in his rehab program. He will soon begin to face hitters and would then go out on a rehab assignment. (SF Giants on NBCS on Twitter)
Boyd was placed on the 60-day IL with a left elbow strain in late March. The 31-year-old returning would provide the Giants with another option in their rotation. Boyd pitched in 15 games in 2021 (3-8) with a 3.89 ERA over 78 2/3 innings.