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Santana, who was eligible for arbitration, underwent surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right elbow in September and is not expected to be ready for the start of the season. The Rangers could work out a Minor League deal, which would allow him to continue his rehab with Dr. Keith Meister in Arlington.
Dr. Keith Meister performed Tommy John surgery on a 2020 draft pick for the Baltimore Orioles, according to an Oct. 29 Major League Baseball report.
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SAN FRANCISCO — Mike Clevinger got a cortisone injection Friday that the Padres hope will allow the right-hander to pitch in the postseason.
ARLINGTON -- Rangers outfielder Shin-Soo Choo is going to try and play on Sunday. He also wants to play next year.
Seven over par to open a tournament is not the start any professional golfer wants. But for Steven Bowditch, his 79 on Thursday at Royal Pines is a positive step in the right direction as he resumes his competitive playing career after back surgery.
Texas Rangers RHP Ricky Vanasco will undergo Tommy John surgery on Monday in Arlington. Team physician Dr. Keith Meister will perform the procedure.
The Rays’ recent string of injuries continued Saturday as the team placed left-hander Ryan Yarbrough (left groin tightness) and catcher Mike Zunino (left oblique strain) on the 10-day injured list. Tampa Bay also moved reliever Chaz Roe to the 45-day injured list, ending his season.
Yates, 33, got a second opinion Monday in Dallas from Dr. Keith Meister. The procedure requires a recovery time of at least six weeks, which would sideline the right-hander until just after the regular season - slated to end Sept. 27.
While scores of Americans have had to postpone elective surgeries, sometimes for serious conditions, at least eight professional athletes have gone ahead with procedures including elbow and knee ligament reconstruction and groin surgery.