Casey Kelly may need elbow surgery

Updated: March 13, 2013, 10:56 PM ET
Associated Press

PEORIA, Ariz. -- San Diego Padres right-hander Casey Kelly may be headed for elbow ligament-replacement surgery.

Padres general manager Josh Byrnes said the prospect went back to San Diego on Tuesday for tests on his sore right elbow.

Padres manager Bud Black said on Wednesday no decisions have been made. No formal diagnosis was announced.

"The doctors are concerned about what the tests look like," Black said. "That's the best I can say."

Kelly is expected to get a second ...

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