Jameson Taillon

#60 SP / Pittsburgh Pirates / EXP: 0YRS Height: 6-5 Weight: 240 lb Age: 24 College: None Bats/Throws R/R

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    • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

      Pirates P Jameson Taillon undergoes surgery Thursday

      Pirates pitching prospect Jameson Taillon underwent surgery Thursday to repair an inguinal hernia, per WPXI. He is expected to be out for about eight weeks. The 23-year-old Taillon has yet to pitch in a major league game.

    • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

      Pirates hopeful prospect Jameson Taillon can pitch in September

      Pirates premier pitching prospect Jameson Taillon could return to action in September if his recovery from hernia surgery, which he is scheduled to undergo this week, goes smoothly. "We'll see how the recovery goes," general manager Neal Huntington told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. "It is two months-ish. I mean, we have been told it is roughly two months until he is ready to compete."

    • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

      Pirates prospect Taillon to miss two months due to hernia surgery

      The Pirates announced Friday starting pitcher prospect Jameson Taillon will miss about two months as he will need surgery to repair an inguinal hernia. Taillon is expected to have the surgery next week. Taillon missed the 2014 season recovering from Tommy John surgery and was set to throw in a minor-league game for the first time since having the elbow surgery in late June before being scratched with lower abdominal pain.

    • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

      Pirates SP Jameson Taillon to seek second opinion

      Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon will seek a second opinion on his injured abdomen sometime this week, reports the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Taillon has not pitched this season after he underwent Tommy John surgery last season, but he has recently been bothered by pain in his lower abdomen.

    • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

      Pirates' Taillon unable to make start Tuesday due to new injury

      Pirates starting pitcher prospect Jameson Taillon did not make his expected start Tuesday in the Gulf Coast League (Rookie) due to lower abdominal pain, the team announced. Taillon developed the pain in his previous outing, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Taillon was set to make his first minor-league start Tuesday since undergoing Tommy John surgery last year. He had been pitching in extended spring. "We're working through exactly how long and what the severity is, working through the evaluation process," Pirates general manager Neal Huntington said.

    • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

      Pirates: Jameson Taillon throws in extended spring 'without issue'

      Pirates starting pitcher prospect Jameson Taillon, who is working his way back from Tommy John surgery last year, threw five innings and 74 pitches during an extended spring outing Thursday. The Pirates didn't provide any further details about his stat line, but said he completed his outing "without issue."

    • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

      Pirates SP Jameson Taillon dealing with cut on heel

      Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon sustained a cut on his left heel, which altered his running and pitching schedule, reports the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Taillon was able to continue to throw after suffering the cut. He is trying to recover from Tommy John surgery, which he underwent in April 2014.

    • by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com

      Pirates P Jameson Taillon throws extended spring training game

      Pirates prospect Jameson Taillon went one inning and threw 11 pitches during an extended spring training game, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Pirates general manager Kyle Stark said the outing went well for Taillon. This was Taillon's first game action since undergoing Tommy John surgery during April 2014. Tallion was considered the 29th-ranked prospect in the minors by Baseball America entering the 2015 season. A rehab assignment for Taillon is still unknown.

    • by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

      Pirates P Jameson Taillon to pitch Thursday at extended spring

      Pirates pitching prospect Jameson Taillon will pitch in an extended spring training game on Thursday. It will be his first game action since undergoing Tommy John surgery in April 2014. Taillon was ranked the 29th best prospect in the game by Baseball America coming into the 2015 season. It is not know at this time when Taillon will begin a rehab assignment, but he definitely is heading in the right direction. The team should have a better idea after his outing on Thursday.

    • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

      Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon throwing to hitters

      Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon has been able to face hitters in practice, but continues to make slow progress on his way back from Tommy John surgery, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. "He continues to make progress every day," general manager Neal Huntington said on Sunday. "He has been facing hitters and now we look forward to him starting to face hitters in different colored uniforms. But we are working him a very slow, very conservative progression because of our belief in what it takes to get back from Tommy John surgery." Taillon underwent the procedure in April of last year and has slowly made worked his way up to throwing. He has yet to play in a major league game for Pittsburgh.

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