Feb. 27 4:56 AM PT5:56 AM MT6:56 AM CT7:56 AM ET7:56 ET12:56 GMT20:56 CST5:56 AM MST7:56 AM EST8:26 AM VEN16:56 UAE6:56 AM CT-While the veteran right-hander will miss the start of the season still recovering from elbow surgery, Lewis will have a rotation spot when he's back _ and that could be sooner than expected. Analisis: If that happens, whoever starts the season in the No. 5 spot could end up being a temporary fill-in. Lewis is scheduled to throw off a full mound for the first time in seven months Friday. He was set to throw long toss Wednesday, then have a day off before the anticipated bullpen session.