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Josh Johnson has elbow surgery

Updated: October 1, 2013, 10:50 PM ET
Associated Press

TORONTO -- Blue Jays right-hander Josh Johnson has had arthroscopic surgery to remove a bone spur in his elbow.

The Blue Jays said in a statement Tuesday that Dr. James Andrews performed the operation. Johnson is expected to be ready for spring training.

The 29-year-old Johnson was acquired in a blockbuster deal with Miami last winter but was just 2-8 with a 6.20 ERA 16 appearances this year. He missed significant time with a triceps injury.

The club has yet to confirm whether ...

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