Cory Gearrin has serious elbow injury

Updated: March 29, 2014, 3:01 PM ET
Associated Press

ROME, Ga. -- The Atlanta Braves are facing the possibility of losing another pitcher for the season after general manager Frank Wren said Saturday that Cory Gearrin has a serious injury to his right elbow.

Wren said Braves orthopedist Dr. Xavier Duralde on Friday found "ligament involvement" in Gearrin's elbow. Wren said the right-hander will see Dr. James Andrews next week for a second opinion and a "definite diagnosis."

Clearly, the Braves have braced for bad news.

"I think ...

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