Anderson (elbow) was placed on the 60-day DL on Thursday, Ryan Lewis of the Akron Beacon Journal reports. Anderson underwent Tommy John surgery on Monday and will miss the entire 2017 season, so his move to the 60-day DL was inevitable. News regarding Anderson's eventual return should become available once his lengthy rehab process gets underway.
Anderson (elbow) will have his Tommy John surgery conducted in Texas on Monday, MLB.com's Jordan Bastian reports. Renowned surgeon Dr. Keith Meister will perform the procedure for Anderson, who was diagnosed with the UCL tear in his right elbow a little over two weeks ago. He'll miss the entire 2017 season while recovering from the procedure and may not be ready to go for the start of the 2018 campaign.
Anderson (elbow) has elected to undergo Tommy John surgery and will miss the entire 2017 season, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports. Anderson was shut down two weeks ago with an elbow injury and met with Dr. Keith Meister on Friday, who confirmed the injury diagnosis of a UCL sprain as well as a mild flexor strain. The 26-year-old will undergo reconstructive surgery and will return to compete for a major league spot in 2018.
Anderson (elbow) will look for a second opinion on his right elbow, which according to an initial diagnosis has a mild UCL sprain, Paul Hoynes of Cleveland.com reports. Indians manager Terry Francona suggested Friday it's likely Anderson will not have surgery. The club will release more information if and when Anderson is examined again, but the backup rotation option likely will miss at least a bit of time at the beginning of the season.
Anderson was diagnosed with a mild sprain of the UCL in his right elbow, and he'll spend a few days deciding on his next step in treatment, Paul Hoynes of Cleveland.com reports. Not the best news for Anderson, who already had a debridement removed from the same throwing elbow in the offseason, though there's still some hope. The right-hander could opt for rest and other treatments, as it doesn't sound like a clear-cut case for Tommy John surgery for the 26-year-old, who has bounced between the rotation and the bullpen in recent years.
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