Zimmermann to Have Tommy John Surgery
Nationals acting general manager Mike Rizzo has confirmed to Post columnist Thomas Boswell that rookie right-hander Jordan Zimmermann will need ligament-replacement surgery on his elbow. Zimmermann had an MRI exam on Friday with noted orthopedist James Andrews. Zimmermann was 3-5 with a 4.63 ERA in 16 starts this season, last pitching on July 18.
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