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St. Louis Cardinals: Rick Ankiel recovering from elbow surgery

Former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher and outfielder Rick Ankiel had his comeback effort slowed by elbow surgery. This is only significant to the St. Louis Cardinals because they were considering bringing him back. In fact, Derrick Goold writes there was a possibility for Rick Ankiel to get an invite to Spring Training in order to […] St. Louis Cardinals: Rick Ankiel recovering from elbow surgery - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Ankiel hits a bump in his comeback effort

CARLSBAD, Calif. • The third act of Rick Ankiel’s career with the Cardinals has been delayed a few months as the lefty recovers from elbow surgery that has slowed his comeback attempt.

Ankiel's comeback delayed by elbow surgery, but Cardinals plan to have offer waiting

The 39-year-old lefthander required the same ligament repair Seth Maness had, and he's rehabbing at Cardinals' facility as team intends to sign him.

Federal Baseball

New Nationals’ reliever Trevor Rosenthal on Tommy John rehab process; signing with Washington...

New Washington Nationals’ reliever Trevor Rosenthal spoke to reporters on Monday about going through the rehab process after Tommy John surgery and finding a new home in D.C. In spite of the fact that he missed the entire 2018 campaign while recovering from Tommy John surgery, the Washington Nationals were willing (and eager, apparently, considering how quickly it happened once free agency began) to sign 28-year-old veteran reliever Trevor Rosenthal to a 1-year/$6M deal which includes an option for 2020 and incentives that could earn the one-time St. Louis Cardinals’ closer as much as...

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St. Louis Cardinals: Trevor Rosenthal agrees to deal with Nationals

Former St. Louis Cardinals reliever Trevor Rosenthal will be packing his bags and heading to Washington after striking a deal with the Nationals. Following his Tommy John surgery Trevor Rosenthal was released by the St. Louis Cardinals. He focused on his rehab, and used Twitter to hype up his return, and it worked. His high […] St. Louis Cardinals: Trevor Rosenthal agrees to deal with Nationals - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Former Cards closer Trevor Rosenthal headed to Nationals

Cardinals' single-season saves leader sat out 2018 after having elbow surgery

Jays Journal

Blue Jays: Is Trevor Rosenthal worth pursuing as a free agent?

In their search for veteran bullpen pieces, should the Blue Jays turn to former St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal? Once a dominant bullpen arm, Trevor Rosenthal has fallen on some hard times. Following Tommy John surgery, he’s had to completely re-evaluate his career and plot out a new route to get back on track. […] Blue Jays: Is Trevor Rosenthal worth pursuing as a free agent? - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Ozuna's shoulder injury addressed in visit with Dodgers' doctor

Cardinals outfielder Marcell Ozuna traveled to Los Angeles to have his problematic right shoulder re-evaluated Tuesday and the impingement that caused irritation and pain throughout the season addressed.

Ozuna has shoulder injury addressed in visit with Dodgers' doctor

Cardinals outfielder Marcell Ozuna traveled to Los Angeles to have his problematic right shoulder re-evaluated Tuesday and the impingement that caused irritation and pain throughout the season addressed, a source described.