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Giants starter Cueto will undergo Tommy John surgery

August 2 2018 2:50 AM

San Francisco Giants All-Star Jonny Cueto will undergo season-ending Tommy John surgery.

After reports surfaced that Cueto might need surgery, the Giants confirmed the news on Wednesday, sidelining the starting pitcher for much of next year.

The reports came after 2015 MLB World Series champion Cueto began to feel pain in his elbow during his most recent outing against the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.

Cueto was returning from a two-month absence due to an elbow strain, and had been struggling in his four starts prior to facing Milwaukee. 

The 32-year-old has tallied a 3-2 with a 3.23 ERA in nine starts this season.

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