Ortiz to have more tests on elbow before surgery decision
SAN FRANCISCO -- Russ Ortiz has a torn tendon in his throwing elbow that likely will sideline San Francisco's right-hander for the remainder of the season.
Ortiz was placed on the disabled list Tuesday for the third time
this year and had already missed 73 games because of injuries to
his pitching arm before his latest setback. He was scheduled to be
examined by team orthopedist Ken Akizuki later Tuesday and possibly
another doctor before deciding whether to undergo surgery to ...
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