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Eric O'Flaherty facing elbow surgery

Updated: May 19, 2013, 4:11 PM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- Braves general manager Frank Wren said Saturday left-hander Eric O'Flaherty has a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow.

The loss of O'Flaherty, who faces possible season-ending surgery, leaves the Braves in a sudden bullpen crisis.

On Thursday, left-hander Jonny Venters had season-ending surgery to reconstruct the ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow. It is his second Tommy John surgery.

Also, right-hander Jordan Walden was placed on the 15-day ...

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