The Atlanta Braves confirmed everyone's expectations and worst fears when they announced Eric O'Flaherty will have Tommy John surgery.
LHP Eric O'Flaherty will undergo "Tommy John" surgery tomorrow afternoon. Dr. James Andrews will perform the procedure in Gulf Breeze, FL.— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) May 21, 2013
Dr. James Andrews examined O'Flaherty on Monday and will perform the procedure. Andrews also performed the ligament replacement surgery on Jonny Venters last week.
O'Flaherty had a 2.50 ERA in 19 appearances this season.Tags: Atlanta, Atlanta Braves, Baseball, Eric O'Flaherty, MLB