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Cubs' Guzman facing career-ending surgery

Posted on: March 8, 2010 10:00 am

The Chicago Tribune is reporting Chicago Cubs pitcher Angel Guzman is facing career-threatening shoulder surgery.

Guzman, 28, was diagnosed with a significant ligament tear near his armpit and instability in the shoulder. He will visit Dr. James Andrews before making his decision to go through with the surgery.

The right-hander debuted with the Cubs in 2006 and was 3-3 with a 2.95 ERA, while striking out 47 in 61 innings last season. The Venezuela native is 3-10 with a  4.82 ERA in his career.

Category: MLB
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