AJ Griffin will have tommy john surgery. It's like an epidemic among good young starters. #athletics
San Francisco Chronicle "After more than a month off, A.J. Griffin's right forearm and elbow discomfort continues, and Griffin will get a second opinion from Dr. Thomas Mehlhoff in Houston on Tuesday. Griffin resumed throwing in the past day or two, manager Bob Melvin said, and things still weren't feeling right...." April 25
AJ Griffin to get second opinion on elbow on Tuesday.
Griffin shut down for 3 weeks with flexor tendinitis.
Melvin says Griffin has been dealing with elbow tendinitis that has been getting worse so he was not option for this round. #Athletics
CSN Bay Area "One year and two days after his major league debut, A.J. Griffin pitched his first career complete game. It was a gem, all right, the right-hander limiting the Cincinnati Reds to just two hits -- a Devin Mesoraco single that hit the heel of an onrushing Chris Young's glove in the fifth and a..." June 27