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Angels' Sean Burnett undergoes second Tommy John surgery

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Left-hander Sean Burnett, whose two seasons with the Angels were cut short by injuries, this week underwent his second Tommy John surgery, manager Mike Scioscia said Friday. The surgery was performed by noted orthopedic surgeon James Andrew. Burnett, 31, pitched in just three games this season and 13 games in 2013. He was attempting to come back from surgery on...
Via Fox Sports West
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels Injury Update: Sean Burnett placed on DL

The Los Angeles Angels dropped to two and a half games behind the Oakland A's in the American League West following a 3-1 defeat to the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night. The Angels could only manage four hits off Felix Hernandez, but got solid pitching from a staff that is 11th in the league in ERA. There is bad news on the injury front, as reliever Sean Burnett has been...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels are Well-Versed in Life Without a Lefty

Sean Burnett, we hardly knew you.  Unfortunately, Angel fans may have seen Burnett pitch in an Angel uniform for the final time.  After retiring the only batter he faced last night, Burnett immediately called for Manager Mike Scioscia and Trainer Rick Smith.  Burnett was removed from the game and, although the nature of the injury was not immediately known, Burnett breaking down...
Via In The Neutral Zone
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels' Sean Burnett out for season with torn elbow ligament

You really have to feel for Angels pitcher Sean Burnett right about now.   In just his third appearance since returning from elbow surgery last season, Burnett left Tuesday's game after facing just one batter, and on Wednesday was diagnosed with a torn UCL in his left elbow. Burnett will miss the remainder of the season. Burnett, who underwent Tommy John surgery in 2004, could...
Via Fox Sports West
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels Injury Update: Sean Burnett exits, expected to return to DL

Sean Burnett’s comeback from multiple elbow surgeries had to leave the Angels’ 6-4 victory over the Mariners in the seventh inning after he felt something in his left elbow. Burnett is expected to be placed on the disabled list, according to Jeff Fletcher of The Orange County Register.#169385379 /“I don’t know,” Burnett said to reporters. “Just a lot...
Via MLB Injury News
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels Injury Update: Sean Burnett activated

After appearing in just 13 games in 2013, Sean Burnett of the Los Angeles Angels, returned Friday after having Dr. James Andrews re-open the scar from Burnett’s Tommy John surgery in 2004 and clean up residual scar tissue.Ed Zurga/Getty Images Burnett signed a two-year, $8 million in the offseason before the 2013 season and had the elbow surgery in August of 2013. Alden Gonzalez...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels Notes: Sean Burnett Begins Throwing Program

Last season, The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim lost a key part of their bullpen when left-handed reliever, Sean Burnett, had to undergo surgery on his throwing arm in August.  He has been working his way back since that time, and now Angels beat writer, Mike DiGiovanna, has some positive news about the 31-year-old veteran.#Angels LHP Sean Burnett, who missed most of 2013 b/c of...
Via Sports Injury Alert
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels' Sean Burnett done for year, could undergo another surgery

One of the Los Angeles Angels' big additions this past offseason was that of Sean Burnett.  Burnett is a talented reliever who had elbow surgery while still with the Washington Nationals.  The Angels knew what they were getting into, but they still expected Burnett to be able to pitch this season.  It turns out, that won't happen - at least not beyond the 13 appearances...
Via MLB Injury News
August 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels reliever Sean Burnett out for season

ARLINGTON, Texas An injury-plagued and frustration-filled first season with the Angels came to an end Wednesday for reliever Sean Burnett, who was diagnosed with a small tear in his flexor tendon and is out for the year. Burnett, the former Washington Nationals setup man who signed a two-year, 8-million deal with the Angels last winter, said he probably will undergo surgery, which...
Via Fox Sports West
July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels, lefty Sean Burnett agree to two-year deal

NASHVILLE -- The Angels fortified their bullpen Wednesday, agreeing to terms on a two-year deal at about 8 million with veteran left-hander Sean Burnett, said Jim Munsey, Burnett's agent. The deal, which is pending a physical, includes an option for a third year at 4.5 million that can be bought out at 500,000. Burnett was 1-2 with a 2.38 earned-run average in 70 games, striking...
Via Fox Sports West
December 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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