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3 quick White Sox trades that replace Garrett Crochet in 2022

The Chicago White Sox bullpen was dealt a crushing blow on Friday. Rick Hahn announced that Garrett Crochet is likely to undergo Tommy John surgery ending his season before it even began. Crochet has proven to be one of the White Sox’s most effective relievers. The hard-throwing left-hander burst...
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White Sox reliever Garrett Crochet likely to need Tommy John surgery

CHICAGO (CBS) -- Not long after acquiring outfielder AJ Pollock in exchange for reliever Craig Kimbrel, White Sox general manager Rick Hahn announced lefty reliever Garrett Crochet likely will need Tommy John surgery after leaving Thursday's spring training game with an arm injury."Preliminary MRI reading is not great. There appears to be some damage to the ligament, which very likely will require Tommy John surgery. That said, this is again preliminary, and he is going to seek out a second opinion here in the coming days," Hahn told reporters on Friday "But, being above board with everything along these lines, the prognosis at this time is not great." Crochet left Thursday night's 8-2 victory over the Reds in the 8th inning after striking out Sebastian Almonte.The 22-year-old reliever had a 2.82 ERA in 54.1 innings in 54 appearances in 2021, with 65 strikeouts, in his first full season with the White Sox. Tommy John surgery would end his season, as recovery typically takes at least a year.
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White Sox lefty Garrett Crochet is 'very likely' to require Tommy John surgery

Chicago White Sox reliever Garrett Crochet is "very likely" headed for Tommy John surgery, GM Rich Hahn announced Friday. Crochet left Thursday's spring training game with the trainer and was flexing his arm. Tommy John surgery would sideline Crochet for the entire 2022 season and likely the first several weeks of 2023 as well.

Chicago White Sox reliever Garrett Crochet likely needs season-ending Tommy John surgery

The Chicago White Sox are looking at a 2022 season without one of their best young bullpen arms. Reliever Garrett Crochet is likely facing Tommy John surgery after suffering an injury in Thursday’s Cactus League game against the Cincinnati Reds, general manager Rick Hahn said. “The preliminary MRI reading is not great,” Hahn said Friday. “There appears to be some damage to the ligament, which ...
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Garrett Crochet likely needs Tommy John surgery

Just as news broke of a brilliant trade struck with the Los Angeles Dodgers to shed Craig Kimbrel and solve right field with AJ Pollock, Chicago White Sox GM Rick Hahn had a heckuva sad kicker: Garrett Crochet will likely need Tommy John surgery. Crochet was injured while facing his...
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White Sox's Garrett Crochet Out for Season, Will Undergo Tommy John Surgery

One day after trading Craig Kimbrel, the Chicago White Sox will be without Garrett Crochet all season because of an elbow injury. Per MLB Network's Jon Heyman, Crochet will undergo Tommy John surgery. The White Sox announced Friday that they sent Kimbrel to the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for...
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White Sox's Garrett Crochet: Opts for Tommy John surgery

Crochet (elbow) will undergo Tommy John surgery Tuesday, Scott Merkin of reports. Crochet sustained an injury in Thursday's Cactus League matchup against Cincinnati, and he'll be forced to miss the 2022 campaign and a sizable portion of next season following his procedure. The White Sox had hoped that the southpaw would be able to transition to a starting role by 2023, but his lengthy layoff could affect that plan.