MATT MOORE RUMORS & GOSSIP

MLB Injury Report: Tampa Bay Rays P Matt Moore Opts for Season Ending Tommy John Surgery

Tampa Bay Rays P Matt Moore has decided to proceed with Tommy John surgery rather than rehabilitate the partially torn ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) in his throwing elbow. Moore left his last start against the Kansas City Royals after feeling discomfort in the elbow during the 5th inning. The initial MRI performed on Moore’s elbow came back inconclusive, resulting in the Rays...
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Tampa Bay Rays lose Matt Moore for the season

The Tampa Bay Rays have lost one of the key members of their starting rotation.  Matt Moore will have season ending Tommy John surgery next week.  In a game against the Kansas City Royals on April 7, Moore left late in the game with discomfort in his elbow.  Originally, the Rays had placed him on the 15-day disabled list, but after a catch session on Monday, the team determined...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays Matt Moore to undergo Tommy John surgery

Tampa Bay Rays left-hander Matt Moore will have Tommy John ligament replacement surgery next week and is estimated to be out about a year. Moore, 24, threw Monday afternoon at Camden Yards before the start of a three-game series against the Baltimore Orioles, but there was enough discomfort that he decided he was unable to pitch with a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament. Manager...
Via Fox Sports Florida
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Moore to have Tommy John

It looks like Tampa Bay Rays LHP Matt Moore will indeed undergo Tommy John surgery to repair a torn UCL in his elbow next week, per Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times. Moore is expected to be sidelined from the surgery for at least a year. This of course is a huge blow to the Rays’ rotation and team in general. Originally it was thought that Moore would have been able to continue...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Moore done for year; will undergo Tommy John surgery

The Tampa Bay Rays have a gem of a left-hander in Matt Moore. He had an excellent season in 2013 and looked poised to be one of the top starters in the American League this season. Unfortunately, Moore will be missing the rest of the year thanks to Tommy John surgery. Moore tested out his gimpy left elbow on Monday throwing a bit, but the soreness in his arm persisted. He has been...
Via Rumors and Rants
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays’ Matt Moore has UCL tear, Tommy John surgery a possibility

    Tampa Bay Rays’ lefty Matt Moore received some very unfortunate news on Thursday: he has a tear in his ulnar-collateral ligament (UCL) in his elbow. Should Moore and the Rays opt for Tommy John surgery to mend the ligament, which will mean the vicious scourge that is TJ surgery has claimed its latest victim. It’s already taken the season away from Oakland A’s starter...
Via Players View
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays' Moore has torn UCL; Tommy John surgery possible

Further testing on Matt Moore's left elbow Wednesday revealed a tear in the ulnar collateral ligament. The Rays and Moore are deciding on the next step, which is either surgery or rehabilitation. “Honestly, let's just wait until (today). I don't have everything in,” Rays manager Joe Maddon said after Wednesday's 7-3 loss to the Royals. “It needs to be looked...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Moore has UCL tear, may require Tommy John surgery

getty images Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Matt Moore has been diagnosed with a UCL tear in his left elbow. With the latest news on Moore, Tommy John surgery appears almost certain for the left hander. An MRI taken in Kansas City on Moore’s shoulder was inconclusive so Moore visited with Dr. James Andrews were a tear was noticed. “Honestly, let’s just wait until (today). I don...
Via Tireball.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays place P Matt Moore on DL

Even before receiving the results of his MRI, the Tampa Bay Rays have placed left-hander Matt Moore on the 15-day disabled list. Moore had the MRI done on his left elbow Tuesday morning because of soreness that forced him out of Monday night's game. Our own Kerry Kauffman brought us those details Tuesday morning. MLB.com's Bill Chastain tweeted late Tuesday afternoon that...
Via Sports Injury Alert
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays lefty Matt Moore placed on 15-day disabled list

Matt Moore is headed to the 15-day disabled list. The Tampa Bay Rays left-hander was placed on the DL on Tuesday, less than a day after he left in the fifth inning of the Kansas City Royals' 4-2 victory Monday night at Kauffman Stadium with elbow soreness. Left-hander Jeff Beliveau was promoted from Triple-A Durham. Moore, who missed 31 games last year with elbow problems, threw...
Via Fox Sports Florida
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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