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Elbow surgery for Chad Billingsley

Updated: April 23, 2013, 7:45 PM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

The Los Angeles Dodgers announced that Chad Billingsley will undergo Tommy John surgery Wednesday, costing the pitcher the rest of this season and likely a good chunk of 2014.

Billingsley had the option of undergoing elbow surgery last September, but elected for rehabilitation and received an injection of platelet-rich plasma at the time. The right-hander was on the disabled list for elbow inflammation three times in the past year.

Billingsley was pain-free throughout spring ...

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