Brian Wilson facing elbow surgery

Updated: April 15, 2012, 2:00 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO -- Giants closer Brian Wilson is likely headed for surgery on his right elbow after an MRI revealed structural damage and an issue with the ligament, and his season could be in jeopardy.

Manager Bruce Bochy and athletic trainer Dave Groeschner said Saturday the club will seek at least one other opinion and probably two, including from renowned orthopedist Dr. James Andrews, who performs Tommy John elbow-reconstruction surgeries.

"There's definitely some issues there," ...

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