Some of the top pitchers in the game are having lost seasons in 2014 due to having Tommy John surgery, and increasing epidemic in the baseball world.
NEW YORK (AP) — Mets closer Bobby Parnell has a partially torn elbow ligament after just 25 pitches this season and might need surgery. Parnell gave up Denard Span’s tying double in the ninth inning during Monday’s opening 9-7
NEW YORK (AP) — Bobby Parnell is ready to resume his role as the closer for the New York Mets. Parnell didn’t pitch after July 30 and had surgery Sept. 10 to repair a herniated disk in his neck.