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Mets' Parnell May Need Tommy John Surgery


For now Bobby Parnell is trying the rest-and-rehab route, but the Mets closer told Adam Rubin of ESPN New York that doctors have told him its 50-50? that hell eventually require Tommy John surgery to repair a torn elbow ligament.

General manager Sandy Alderson indicated that Parnell would wait six weeks to make a decision regarding surgery, but the right-hander said hed rather decide in two weeks because if he does need to go under the knife hed like to do it early enough to potentially be available in early 2015.

For more on this story visit: Aaron Gleeman, NBC Sports Hardball Talk


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