Found October 30, 2012 on
Pro Sports Daily:
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Ricky Romero had arthroscopic surgery on his left elbow Tuesday. The lefty went 9-14 last season for the Blue Jays, while posting a 5.77 in 181 innings. The 27-year-old will need six weeks of recovery time. He also received platelet-rich plasma injections in both knees to help his recovery from quad tendinitis.
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Ricky Romero had arthroscopic surgery on his throwing elbow and platelet-rich plasma injections to his ailing knees according to Sportsnet.
Romero did admit that he pitched with pain throughout the season thus leading to an MRI at the end of the year. Doesn’t this make you wonder that things were worse than what people led on?
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