Tommy John surgery

NEW YORK | Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius needs Tommy John surgery

NEW YORK — The New York Yankees say star shortstop Didi Gregorius will need Tommy John surgery on his right elbow after injuring himself during the AL Division Series. The team said in an unexpected announcement Friday that surgery has not yet been scheduled. Manager Aaron Boone is optimistic Gregorius will spend most of next … Continue reading NEW YORK | Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius needs Tommy John surgery

NEW YORK | Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius to need Tommy John surgery

NEW YORK — The New York Yankees say star shortstop Didi Gregorius will need Tommy John surgery on his right elbow after injuring himself during the AL Division Series. The team said in an unexpected announcement Friday that surgery has not yet been scheduled. Manager Aaron Boone is optimistic Gregorius will spend most of next … Continue reading NEW YORK | Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius to need Tommy John surgery

ANAHEIM, Calif. | Angels’ Shohei Ohtani to have Tommy John surgery in October

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Los Angeles Angels two-way rookie Shohei Ohtani will have Tommy John surgery next week. The Angels confirmed Ohtani’s long-expected decision on elbow ligament replacement Tuesday. Dr. Neal ElAttrache will perform the surgery in Los Angeles. “I think it was the proper decision Shohei made to have surgery, and the sooner the better,” … Continue reading ANAHEIM, Calif. | Angels’ Shohei Ohtani to have Tommy John surgery in October

CHICAGO | Shohei Ohtani homers again, Angels beat White Sox 5-2

CHICAGO — Nothing seems to bother two-way star Shohei Ohtani at the plate. Not bad news. Not a hard-throwing, up-and-coming left-hander. Ohtani homered for the third straight game after learning he will probably need Tommy John surgery, launching a three-run shot to cap the Los Angeles Angels‘ four-run third inning in a 5-2 victory over … Continue reading CHICAGO | Shohei Ohtani homers again, Angels beat White Sox 5-2

CHICAGO | Angels’ Ohtani plans to keep hitting, no decision on surgery

CHICAGO— Los Angeles Angels two-way star Shohei Ohtani says he plans to finish this season as the team’s designated hitter and hasn’t decided yet if he’ll have Tommy John surgery. The 24-year-old rookie maintains he’ll be able to return next season as a DH, even though he might not be able to throw again until … Continue reading CHICAGO | Angels’ Ohtani plans to keep hitting, no decision on surgery

ARLINGTON, Texas | After arm surgery recommended, Ohtani has big night at plate

ARLINGTON, Texas — Shohei Ohtani homered twice on a huge night at the plate after getting bad news about his pitching arm, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers 9-3 on Wednesday. Perhaps headed for Tommy John surgery, the two-way rookie sensation went 4 for 4 with three RBIs, four runs and a … Continue reading ARLINGTON, Texas | After arm surgery recommended, Ohtani has big night at plate

ARLINGTON, Texas | Angels’ Ohtani facing Tommy John surgery after new damage

ARLINGTON, Texas— The Los Angeles Angels say Japanese two-way star Shohei Ohtani has new damage in his right elbow and Tommy John surgery has been recommended. The Angels said Ohtani had an MRI on Wednesday in Texas that revealed the problem in his ulnar collateral ligament. Ohtani had been scheduled to throw a light bullpen … Continue reading ARLINGTON, Texas | Angels’ Ohtani facing Tommy John surgery after new damage

LEADING OFF: Pirates go for 12th straight, eyes on Eovaldi

A look at what’s happening around the majors Wednesday: STEEL CITY STREAK The Pirates aim for their 12th straight win in a series finale against Cleveland. Pittsburgh pounded starters Corey Kluber and Shane Bieber for seven runs apiece in the first two games of the series. Starling Marte has a career-high 17-game hitting streak, and … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Pirates go for 12th straight, eyes on Eovaldi