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Danny Duffy is headed for surgery. After an MRI revealed a torn ulnar collateral ligament in Duffy’s left elbow, it looks like Tommy John surgery will sideline the left-hander until next season. A former top prospect in the Kansas City Royals’ farm system, Duffy reached the majors last season. An...
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CHICAGO — Kansas City Royals left-hander Danny Duffy was yanked from the first inning of Sunday’s game against the White Sox after sustaining an injury.
After an Adam Dunn fly out, Royals manager Ned Yost jogged out to the mound with a trainer and replaced Duffy with right-hander Luis Mendoza.
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This was supposed to be our year, or was it? As an earlier article on Crown Crazed pointed out, the organization's theme for "Our Time" is certainly one up for debate and scrutiny.The latest news coming out of Kansas City involves an injury to Danny Duffy's pitching elbow. According to the Royals official Twitter account, team physician Dr. Key diagnosed Duffy with...
Obviously, Royals left-hander Danny Duffy is hugely disappointed over the likelihood of having to have Tommy John elbow surgery soon.
But Duffy also sees no reason why he can't come back better and stronger sometime during the 2013 season.
"I'm very positive going in," Duffy said Wednesday, speaking publicly for the first time since he was diagnosed as having...
Just before the Kansas City Royals won their third straight game on Monday night, they received bad news about their 23-year-old left-handed starter Danny Duffy, who had to leave Sunday's start against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning:
#Royals head physician Dr. Key diagnoses LHP Danny Duffy with a torn left ulnar collateral ligament. Duffy to get 2nd opinion w...
Kansas City Royals starter Danny Duffy has been diagnosed with a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow.
Duffy was put on the 15-day disabled list Monday, when an MRI revealed the injury.
Right-hander Nate Adcock was recalled from Triple-A Omaha.
The Royals said Duffy is expected to get a second opinion on his elbow from Dr. Lewis Yocum in Los Angeles.
Duffy (2-2) faced...
Left-hander Danny Duffy is scheduled for an MRI on Monday after he left the Kansas City Royals' 9-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox with elbow tightness.
Duffy faced three batters in the first inning and recorded two outs before catcher Humberto Quintero saw him shake out his arm at the end of a throw, prompting a mound visit from manager Ned Yost and a trainer.
Royals pitcher Danny Duffy was placed on the disabled list on Monday, with Nate Adcock coming up from Triple-A Omaha to take his place. Duffy's injury is to his left elbow, although the Royals had not yet received results of an MRI when they made the announcement. Duffy pitched just two-thirds of an inning on Sunday against the White Sox before leaving the game. In six starts...
Danny Duffy and the Kansas City Royals received the worst-case-scenario news Monday. Duffy, who left Sunday's game in Chicago after 13 pitches, has a torn ulnar ligament in his left elbow and is probably bound for season-ending Tommy John surgery. Royals physician Vincent Key diagnosed the tear after examining Duffy on Monday in Kansas City. Duffy will seek a second opinion...
A cloud of despair hung over the Kansas City Royals' clubhouse after a 9-1 victory Sunday over the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field. LHP Danny Duffy departed after three batters, retiring two, with what manager Ned Yost said was tightness in his left elbow. Duffy was to return Sunday night to Kansas City to have an MRI Monday and be checked out by team physicians. ...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Kansas City Royals left-hander Danny Duffy is facing the likelihood of Tommy John surgery after being diagnosed Monday with a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching elbow.
Duffy was put on the 15-day disabled list the same day an MRI revealed the seriousness of the injury, and the Royals said he is expected to get a second opinion from Dr. Lewis...
The misfortune that is bedeviling the 2012 Royals continues.
Left-hander Danny Duffy, the Royals' best young pitching prospect, will miss the rest of the season after an MRI on Monday revealed he has a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow.
Duffy will get a second opinion from specialist Dr. Lewis Yocum but almost certainly will need Tommy John surgery to replace...
The Royals physician diagnosed Danny Duffy with a torn UCL, which would mean Tommy John surgery. In related news, Dr. James Andrews is filing a trademark lawsuit, saying he’s the only doctor that can shut down pitchers for longer than 60 days. In sorta related news, Francisco Liriano is still waiting to come back. In unrelated news, when Dr. James Andrews opens his milk,...
Mid-May callups are an intriguing lot, and the opportunities for older minor leaguers to get their first run as everyday options seem to peak as most teams wait until early or mid June to start their prospects' arbitration clocks. In some instances, an organization will give a mid-level prospect his first exposure to the big leagues, and that player will prove capable of replacing...