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The Oakland Athletics are hoping that pitcher Sonny Gray will be 100 percent by the time spring training rolls around. Gray injured his left thumb in the A’s American League Divisional Series Gmae 5 loss.
Gray’s injury is on his non-throwing hand which should pave the way for a easier recover.
Sonny Gray will also undergo surgery after sustaining UCL tear of his left thumb.
— Jane Lee (@JaneMLB) October 14, 2013
The 23-year-old had a 2.67 ERA, 1.11 WHIP and 67 strikeouts over his first 64 major league innings this season.
Additionally, outfielder Josh Reddick is expected to require arthroscopic surgery on his sprained right wrist. He should be ready for spring training. Pitcher Jarrod Parker simply has a forearm strain that will require rest.
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Athletics rookie right-hander Sonny Gray will have surgery on his left thumb to repair a torn ligament.
Gray injured his glove hand on a comebacker by Detroit's Prince Fielder in a 3-0 Game 5 loss in the A: division series Thursday night, which ended Oakland's season. He underwent an MRI exam Friday. The date of surgery is yet to be determined.
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Josh Reddick Sonny Gray and Jarrod Parker should all be ready for Spring Training in 2014.
The results are in for the Oakland Athletics: It'll be surgery for outfielder Josh Reddick and pitcher Sonny Gray and rest for pitcher Jarrod Parker. All three players should be ready for Spring Training next year reports Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle.
Reddick will undergo...
The Oakland Athletics fought hard all season but fell to the Detroit Tigers in the American League Division Series. Their season has ended, but their injury news has not. MLB.com’s Athletics beat writer Jane Lee reports that right fielder Josh Reddick and starting pitcher Sonny Gray will both undergo surgery early in the offseason. The Athletics expect both players fully recovered...
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