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  1. Masahiro Tanaka of New York Yankees has partially torn UCL

    Wallace Matthews

    The New York Yankees will be without Masahiro Tanaka, their ace righthander, for at least six weeks due to a partially torn elbow ligament, but seem for now to have dodged the bullet of season-ending Tommy John surgery.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2014
  2. Chad Billingsley of Los Angeles Dodgers to miss rest of season

    Mark Saxon

    Dodgers pitcher Chad Billingsley will have season-ending surgery next week to repair a partially torn flexor tendon in his right elbow.

    Story | Conversation | June 16, 2014
  3. Chad Billingsley of Los Angeles Dodgers suffers another setback i...

    Mark Saxon

    For the second time in less than two months, Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Chad Billingsley has had a setback in his rehabilitation from Tommy John surgery.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2014
  4. Chris Withrow of Los Angeles Dodger needs Tommy John surgery

    Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Chris Withrow has been diagnosed with a ligament tear in his right elbow and has been told he needs Tommy John surgery.

    Story | Conversation | May 29, 2014
  5. Jose Fernandez to have Tommy John surgery Friday

    Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez will have Tommy John surgery Friday, ending the season for the reigning NL Rookie of the Year.

    Story | Conversation | May 15, 2014
  6. Tommy John selling photos of MRI on surgically reconstructed elbo...

    Darren Rovell

    Tommy John is selling a collage of four MRI's of his elbow signed by himself and the late Dr. Frank Jobe, who performed the famous surgery in 1974.

    Story | Conversation | May 04, 2014
  7. Dr. Frank Jobe honored by Los Angeles Dodgers, others at memorial...

    Dr. Frank Jobe, who pioneered the elbow procedure that became known as Tommy John surgery and saved the careers of countless pitchers, was remembered Monday as a gifted and caring surgeon with a sense of humor.

    Story | Conversation | April 07, 2014
  8. Billingsley lifted after one inning

    Ramona Shelburne

    LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Chad Billingsley was lifted for precautionary reasons after only one inning in his first rehabilitation appearance since having Tommy John surgery last year. Manager Don Mattingly said that Billings...

    Blog | April 06, 2014
  9. Jarrod Parker of Oakland Athletics needs 2nd Tommy John surgery

    Right-hander Jarrod Parker will need to undergo the second Tommy John surgery of his career and will miss the 2014 season, the Oakland Athletics announced Monday.

    Story | Conversation | March 17, 2014
  10. Dr. Frank Jobe, pioneer of Tommy John surgery, dies at age 88

    Mark Saxon

    Frank Jobe, the doctor who pioneered the most famous surgery in sports, died Thursday in Santa Monica, Calif., after being hospitalized recently with an undisclosed illness, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced. He was 88.

    Story | Conversation | March 06, 2014
  11. Brian Wilson, Los Angeles Dodgers agree to one-year deal

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are close to bringing back free agent reliever Brian Wilson, sources told on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | December 05, 2013
  12. Brian Wilson, Los Angeles Dodgers close to deal

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are close to bringing back free agent reliever Brian Wilson, sources told on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | December 03, 2013
  13. Los Angeles Dodgers reach out to free agent Dan Haren

    Mark Saxon

    The Dodgers have reached out to former All-Star right-hander Dan Haren, along with several other veteran pitchers, according to sources, as they try to fill out the unsettled back end of their rotation.

    Story | Conversation | November 20, 2013
  14. Brian Wilson makes first appearance for Los Angeles Dodgers

    Ramona Shelburne

    Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Brian Wilson pitched a scoreless ninth inning in the Dodgers' 6-0 win over the Miami Marlins on Thursday, his first appearance in the majors since undergoing Tommy John surgery in April 2012.

    Story | Conversation | August 22, 2013
  15. Brian Wilson to play in Rancho Cucamonga

    Arash Markazi

    ST. LOUIS -- Brian Wilson will make his debut as a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers organization Wednesday for Class-A Rancho Cucamonga, Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said Monday. Wilson, who underwent Tommy John surgery last April after two ear...

    Blog | August 05, 2013
  16. An appreciation of Dr. Frank Jobe

    Stephania Bell

    Major league pitchers owe a debt of gratitude to Dr. Frank Jobe, recognized by the Hall of Fame for his revolutionary Tommy John surgery, which is still prolonging pitching careers.

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2013