Found July 25, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
One of the top prospects in the Tampa Bay Rays organization will miss the remainder of the minor league season as well as part of - or all of - next season.  Taylor Guerrieri will undergo Tommy John surgery.  He was the Rays' first round pick in the 2011 draft. BREAKING NEWS: #Rays top pitching prospect Taylor Guerrieri having Tommy John surgery today — Marc Topkin (@TBTimes_Rays) July 24, 2013 Guerrieri has shot up the prospect rankings in the last couple of years.  This season he landed at the 62nd-best prospect spot according to Baseball America (44th-best according to MLB.com).  Entering the 2012 season, he was 90th and 99th respectively.  Guerrieri was moving in the right direction, so this injury is a big-time setback for the 20-year old. The Rays have been watching Guerrieri closely.  He was not near a Major League call up, but he may have finished the year at Double-A if he remained healthy.  Now, he will likely need to start over again at Single-A when he returns from the surgery.  Guerrieri is in his second professional season.  He was pitching at The Rays Single-A affiliate in Bowling Green.  Overall, Guerrieri has made 26 minor league starts and has a 1.59 ERA. Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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