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Twins pitcher Chris Paddack has season-ending Tommy John surgery

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Twins acquired Chris Paddack for depth in the starting rotation a day before opening the regular season, but his 2022 season is over after just five starts. Paddack, pulled from his last start after inflammation in his throwing elbow, underwent Tommy John surgery on Wednesday. His...
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Minnesota Twins' Chris Paddack undergoes Tommy John surgery

Minnesota Twins right-handed pitcher Chris Paddack underwent Tommy John surgery Wednesday and will miss the rest of the season, the team said. Paddack was placed on the 10-day injured list earlier this month with right elbow inflammation. He also had Tommy John surgery in 2016 as a minor leaguer in...

Why the New York Mets nixed the Chris Paddack deal

It turns out that there is at least one team that was not surprised that Chris Paddack needed Tommy John surgery. The New York Mets had an inkling that something may not have been right. Paddack was expected to land in New York as the Mets and Padres had engaged...

Morning Briefing: Chris Paddack Undergoes Tommy John Surgery

Chris Paddack was traded to the Twins from the Padres on the eve of the 2022 MLB season opening day. Now, Paddack recently underwent Tommy John surgery that will keep him out until the 2024 MLB season. Bob Nightengale of USA Today was first on the story. Back in Queens,...

Minnesota Twins put Carlos Correa, Chris Paddack on injured list

MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins placed shortstop Carlos Correa on the 10-day injured list on Tuesday with a bruised right middle finger that wasn't healing fast enough for him to face his former team. The move, retroactive to last Friday, was made before the Twins began a three-game series against...

Twins SP Chris Paddack possibly heading for surgery due to right elbow inflammation?

The Minnesota Twins made an Opening Day trade with the San Diego Padres in April, acquiring starting pitcher Chris Paddack, reliever Emilio Pagan and a player to be named later in exchange for closer Taylor Rogers, outfielder Brent Rooker and cash. The early returns for Minnesota haven't been great, as not only has Rogers dominated to the tune of a 11 2/3 shutout innings and an NL-leading 11 saves (tied with Josh Hader of the Milwaukee Brewers), but Paddack has been average thus far with a 1-2 record, 1.20 WHIP and 4.03 ERA through five starts.

Twins place Carlos Correa, Chris Paddack on 10-day IL

The Twins announced that shortstop Carlos Correa and right-hander Chris Paddack have been placed on the 10-day injured list. Correa’s placement (due to a right middle finger contusion) is retroactive to May 6, while Paddack’s placement with right elbow inflammation is retroactive to May 9. Minnesota has selected the contracts of outfielder Mark Contreras and righty Jharel Cotton to replace Correa and Paddack on the active roster.