• Braves' Venters has 2nd Tommy John surgery

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated May 16, 2013
    Venters now faces the challenge of returning from a second Tommy John surgery. Under that scenario, Venters would miss two full seasons. Andrews also performed the first Tommy John surgery on Venters when he was a minor leaguer in 2005. Venters underwent Tommy John surgery to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament on Thursday afternoon in Gulf Breeze, Fla. But Venters experienced occasional pain last season, limiting him to a career-low 58 2-3 innings, and he had more problems in spring training. Also, t...
    Sources: ESPN.com MLB.com

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