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Blue Jays RHP Wagner to have Tommy John surgery

TORONTO (AP) Blue Jays pitcher Neil Wagner will undergo Tommy John surgery next week to repair his right arm. The surgery will be performed Aug. 19 by Dr. James Andrews, the team said in a release Tuesday. Wagner, 30, is on the Blue Jays' 40-man roster. He split time between Toronto and Triple-A Buffalo this season prior to being placed on the disabled list. The Minneapolis...
Via AP on Fox
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Injury Update: Neil Wagner to see Dr. Andrews

During a his first minor league rehab outing, the 30 year old Neil Wagner left with elbow pain after just three pitches. Shi Davdi of Sportsnet is reporting that Wagner is on his way to see elbow specialist Dr. James Andrews.Most pitchers that see Dr. Andrews eventually end up receiving Tommy John surgery.  While many times the procedure has been successful, a full year rehab...
Via MLB Injury News
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jays: Neil Wagner to visit Dr. James Andrews

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Neil Wagner will visit Dr. James Andrews next week. Out since mid-June with a strained forearm, Wagner threw just three pitches in a minor league rehab start with the GCL Blue Jays last Thursday before leaving with elbow pain. The Blue Jays are concerned that the 30-year-old Wagner may have ligament damage which could lead to Tommy John surgery. Over the...
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Injury Updates: Dioner Navarro, Adam Lind, Casey Janssen, Neil Wagner

The Toronto Blue Jays picked up their second win in as many days on Monday night as J.A. Happ returned to the rotation with five scoreless innings.  They'll continue their interleague series in Philadelphia tonight before heading home to host the Phillies for two games.  The Blue Jays have a mountain of injuries throughout the team and we have updates for you on all of them...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Pitcher Neil Wagner Makes Case For Pine Tar

      That’s Blue Jays reliever Neil Wagner pitching tonight during the 8th inning of Toronto’s 3-2 win over Cleveland. And some…
Via Busted Coverage
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Q&A: Neil Wagner, Thinking Man in the Blue Jays Bullpen

Coming into the 2013 season, Neil Wagner was a 29-year-old right-handed reliever with all of five big-league innings under his belt. Prior to signing with Toronto last November, he had bounced from the Indians to the A’s to the Padres. A former 21st-round pick out of North Dakota State, he was a minor-league journeyman. With the help of his trusty notebook, Wagner became a bona...
Via Fangraphs
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Rangers strike out 13 times in loss to Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) -- Edwin Encarnacion hit a two-run double, Neil Wagner earned his first major league win and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Texas Rangers 6-1 on Friday night. Melky Cabrera homered, scored twice and drove in two runs to help the Blue Jays win for the ninth time in 13 home games. Texas batters struck out 13 times against five Blue Jays pitchers as the slumping Rangers...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Padres Claim RHP Neil Wagner, Transfer Darnell to 60-day DL

Press release provided by the San Diego Padres media department: SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The San Diego Padres today announced they have claimed right-handed pitcher Neil Wagner off waivers from the Oakland A’s, have optioned him to Triple-A Tucson and have transferred infielder/outfielder James Darnell to the 60-day disabled list. Executive Vice President/General Manager Josh Byrnes...
Via Friarhood
May 28, 2012  |  Discuss

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March 19, 2012  |  Discuss
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