Casey Kelly to miss 2013 season thanks to Tommy John surgery

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

The San Diego Padres got some terrible news on Wednesday afternoon as their top prospect, pitcher Casey Kelly, is almost certain to miss the entire 2013 season due to Tommy John elbow surgery. Kelly had tests on his elbow this week and while a definitive course of action has yet ...

Boston Red Sox: Carl Crawford Wants Tommy John Surgery

Saturday, August 18th, 2012

After signing a seven-year, $142 million contract with the Boston Red Sox, Carl Crawford has been a huge disappointment. Now in his second season with the team, the outfielder has told those close to him that he wants to shut down his season and undergo Tommy John surgery to repair ...

Brandon Beachy: Braves Righty Will Have Tommy John Surgery

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

Last week Atlanta Braves right-hander Brandon Beachy was on top of the world. He was enjoying a breakout season, but now his career is in jeopardy. The 25-year-old Beachy was put on the 15-day disabled list Sunday a day after leaving a start early with a sore right elbow. Today Braves ...

Brian Wilson Injury: Closer Likely Headed for Tommy John Surgery

Monday, April 16th, 2012

National League teams will likely not have to "fear the beard" for 12 to 18 months. San Francisco Giants closer Brian Wilson is likely headed for Tommy John Surgery, which would mark the second time he has undergone the procedure. Wilson reportedly has structural damage in his throwing elbow and is ...