Originally written on Sports Injury Alert  |  Last updated 6/26/14
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According to Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes, via Jeff Todd of MLB Trade Rumors, Wandy Rodriguez will not pitch again in 2014 after undergoing season-ending surgery on his right knee. The Pittsburgh Pirates released Rodriguez at the end of May after an injury-plagued season during which the veteran had struggled to find any form.Rojas writes that the recovery time surgery is around five to six months, so there is no chance Rodriguez could return to pitch for a team this season. The 35-year-old told Rojas that some teams had expressed an interest in signing him but he had decided it was better to get healthy for 2015.#450280564 / gettyimages.comRodriguez originally went on the DL with right knee inflammation back in the third week of April. Although he returned in mid-May, he struggled in two starts before the Pirates designated him for assignment, including an awful outing when he gave up seven hits and six runs, throwing 61 pitches while recording just five outs before being pulled...
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