By Anthony Caruso III
The Capital Sports Report
Owner/Managing Editor/Sr. Writer
Kyle Drabek still has the pressure of being traded for Roy Halladay a few years ago.
His biggest moment was throwing a no-hitter in the minor leagues two years ago. However, he has suffered a set back and will miss the rest of this season.
Drabek will have Tommy John surgery, thus ending his season and affecting the start of next season. He was placed on a 15-day disabled list last week with a tear in his ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.
He visited surgeon Dr. James Andrews, who confirmed that Drabek will have his second Tommy John surgery in his career. Drabek will have the surgery today in Pensacola, Florida.
He had Tommy John surgery in 2007 when he was a member of the Lakewood Blueclaws within the Philadelphia Phillies system.
He was pitching in his 13th game this season when the injury happened. He had a 4-7 record with a 4.67 ERA.
Last season, he made his major league debut and had a high ERA at 6.06.
© 2007-2012 The Capital Sports Report. All rights reserved. All the articles and photos contained on the website are protected by the US Copyright law and may not be re-produced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcasted without the prior written permission. The Capital Sports Report and its logo are official trademarks of Anthony Caruso III and Anthony Caruso Enterprises.
Any Corrections?. You can contact Anthony Caruso III, Publisher at email@example.com.
©2007-2019 The Capital Sports Report. Please honor copyright! Piracy hurts writers, devalues their works, and puts you and your employer at risk of lawsuits. All original materials contained on this website are protected by the United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcasted without the prior written permission.