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Tigers RHP Spencer Turnbull will undergo Tommy John surgery.
Turnbull posted a 2.88 ERA and a 0.98 WHIP through nine starts this year, but he'll be lost for all of 2021 and likely most of 2022.
The Tigers transferred RHP Spencer Turnbull (forearm) to the 60-day injured list.
It's a procedural move. Turnbull isn't expected back until sometime in August.
Tigers RHP Spencer Turnbull (forearm) is scheduled to begin throwing off a mound this week.
The 28-year-old recently began throwing off flat ground. Turnbull has experienced no issues thus far as he continues to recover from forearm inflammation.
Tigers RHP Spencer Turnbull (forearm) is scheduled to begin a throwing program this week.
The righty will be starting with flat-ground workouts. Turnbull has a ways to go still, but he could be back by late-July if all goes well.
Spencer Turnbull (forearm) was placed on the 10-day IL this past weekend, but reports have come out that the right hander will not miss nearly as much time as originally expected.
Fantasy managers should not panic about this one. This most recent report comes as a bit of good news. While he could be out for the rest of June, the hope is that he will not miss multiple months. Turnbull is in the midst of a breakout season, he owns a 2.88 ERA in 2021.