Diamondbacks pitcher Taijuan Walker has a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament and will need to undergo Tommy John surgery according to manager Torey Lovullo, Nick Piecoro of azcentral reports.
Walker, 25, gave up five runs on 15 hits and five walks with nine strikeouts over 13 innings to start the season. His 2018 season is done and he will likely miss most of the first half of the 2019 season as well.
https://www.myfantasysportstalk.com/tommy-john-never-sleeps-taijuan-walker-heads-under-the-knife/https://i0.wp.com/www.myfantasysportstalk.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/gettyimages-943445302.jpg?fit=610%2C343&ssl=1https://i0.wp.com/www.myfantasysportstalk.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/gettyimages-943445302.jpg?resize=150%2C150&ssl=1Dan SchalkMLBRecent Posts#MLB,Arizona Diamondbacks,Dinelson Lamet,Taijuan Walker,Tommy John surgeryIt's a tiring process to keep up with all the major league baseball players who need Tommy John surgery. Just a couple of days ago we mentioned another promising, young hurler Dinelson Lamet is scheduled to undergo TJ surgery and now we have yet another promising young pitcher set...Dan SchalkDanSchalkmyfantasysportstalk@gmail.comAdministratorDan Schalk is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief for MFST and can be heard weekly on the 'My Fantasy Podcast'. He is likely watching Seinfeld right now, not that there's anything wrong with that.MyFantasySportsTalk