Discussion

Zack Greinke undergoes surgery

Updated: April 14, 2013, 5:08 PM ET
Associated Press

PHOENIX -- Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke underwent a 90-minute operation Saturday to repair a broken left collarbone, an injury he suffered in a benches-clearing brawl against the San Diego Padres.

The Dodgers said in a statement that a metal plate was inserted to stabilize the broken bone. The surgery was performed by doctors John Itamurra and Neal ElAttrache at White Memorial Hospital in Los Angeles.

Greinke is expected to return to play in eight weeks.

Dodgers ...

Read full story

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.


EDITORS' PICKS

  • Kobe Looks Strong In Loss
    After previous fatigue woes, Kobe Bryant had good energy and 25 points, but the Lakers came up short against the Kings.

ALSO SEE

MORE MLB HEADLINES