Blue Jays pitchers to have surgery

Updated: August 7, 2012, 12:13 PM ET
Associated Press

TORONTO -- Toronto Blue Jays right-handers Drew Hutchison and Dustin McGowan are scheduled to have surgery Thursday.

The Blue Jays say the 21-year-old Hutchison will have Tommy John surgery performed by Dr. James Andrews in Pensacola, Fla.

The Lakeland, Fla., native was in his rookie season for Toronto with a 5-3 record with a 4.60 ERA in 11 starts.

The team says anticipated recovery time for Hutchison is one year.

The 30-year-old McGowan will visit Andrews on Wednesday ...

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