Originally posted on Sports Injury Alert  |  Last updated 7/16/14

Jun 15, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo throws to first base against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the fifth inning during the game at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports
According to AZCentral Sports beat writer Nick Piecoro, Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Bronson Arroyo has undergone successful Tommy John surgery. This will likely sideline Arroyo until after the 2015 All-Star break. The decision to get the surgery was made last week, as reported by our own Raymond Bureau.Dbacks RHP Bronson Arroyo underwent successful Tommy John surgery today. Was performed by doctors Michael Lee and Don Sheridan.— Nick Piecoro (@nickpiecoro) July 16, 2014 Arroyo has been known as one of the most durable pitchers in baseball, logging in over 200 innings pitched in every season except for one between 2005 and 2013. The only year he failed to reached that plateau was in 2011 when topped out at 199 innings.#450289442 / gettyimages.comBefore his injury, Arroyo sported a pedestrian 4.08 ERA with a 1.29 WHIP. He had a record of 7-4 in 14 starts and a career low 4.9 SO/9. It is hard to say that this is a big blow to the Diamondbacks as they are 13.5 games out of first pl...
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