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Garrett Richards to undergo Tommy John surgery

5 days ago   |   By Yardbarker

Angels right-hander Garrett Richards has opted to undergo Tommy John surgery to repair the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, tweets J.P. Hoornstra of the Southern California News Group. The news comes on the heels of a recent announcement from the Angels in which they revealed that an MRI had identified some damage to Richards' right UCL. He was presented with both surgical and non-surgical treatment plans and had been weighing the decision over the past 24 hours.Richards' UCL tear comes at the worst possible time for the right-hander , as he'd been slated to hit free agency at...
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Garrett Richards to undergo Tommy John, lost for the season

Garrett Richards to undergo Tommy John, lost for the season

5 days ago   |   By Fox Sports

Richards' MRI revealed he had damage to his UCL in his throwing arm Wednesday
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Angels starter Garrett Richards to have Tommy John surgery

5 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards said Thursday he has elected to undergo Tommy John surgery for his damaged ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow and will miss the remainder of the season.
Reduced to 28 starts over the last three seasons because of multiple injuries, including two UCL issues, Richards' time with the Angels could effectively be finished after eight seasons and a 45-38 record with a 3.54 ERA. The free-agent-to-be expects to be ready to pitch at the start of the 2020 season.
Richards, 30, was 5-4 with a 3.66 ERA over 16 starts this season...
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Angels' Richards opts for Tommy John surgery

5 days ago   |   By ESPN

Angels right-hander Garrett Richards will have Tommy John surgery for a damaged UCL in his right elbow. In 2016, facing the same injury, he opted for stem-cell and platelet-rich plasma treatment.
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Angels' Garrett Richards to undergo Tommy John surgery to repair torn UCL

5 days ago   |   By CBSSports

Richards will miss the remainder of the 2018 season and at least the majority of 2019
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Angels' Richards to undergo Tommy John, out for season

5 days ago   |   By Fox Sports

ANAHEIM, Calif. Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards said Thursday he has elected to undergo Tommy John surgery for his damaged ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow and will miss the remainder of the season.
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Garrett Richards Reportedly Opting to Have Tommy John Surgery, Out for Season

6 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards has opted to undergo Tommy John surgery after an MRI on Wednesday revealed damage to the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, according to MLB ...
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Angels' Garrett Richards to have Tommy John Surgery

6 days ago   |   By Yardbarker

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards has worked tirelessly to overcome injuries in recent years. Now the 30-year-old will have to overcome the injury setback that all pitchers dread.Richards, who left his start on Tuesday against the Seattle Mariners with elbow discomfort, will undergo Tommy John surgery to repair a damaged UCL. It couldn't come at a worse time for both the 30-year-old and Angels. Richards was set to be the Angels top chip to sell at the trade deadline. Meanwhile, Richards was just a few months away from hitting free agency.Instead, the right-handed pitcher will now...
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Richards opts to undergo Tommy John surgery

6 days ago   |   By MLB News

The Angels' seemingly ceaseless wave of injuries has struck again, as the club learned on Thursday that right-hander Garrett Richards has decided to undergo Tommy John surgery on the damaged ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, costing him the rest of this season and likely the majority of next year as well. The news came a day after the club placed Richards on the 10-day disabled list.
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Angels' Richards to undergo Tommy John surgery

6 days ago   |   By TheScore

Los Angeles Angels right-hander Garrett Richards has opted to undergo Tommy John surgery in order to repair damage to his ulnar collateral ligament, according to J.P. Hoornstra of the Southern California News Group. More to come. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.
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Garrett Richards to undergo Tommy John surgery

6 days ago   |   By HardballTalk

Angels starter Garrett Richards will undergo season-ending Tommy John surgery to repair the damaged ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.
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