Hardball Talk "Pirates pitching prospect Jameson Taillon will undergo surgery to repair an inguinal hernia, which is expected to keep him out of action for two months, Travis Sawchik of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports. Taillon, 23, had Tommy John surgery on his right elbow in April last year and had..." July 03
Jameson Taillon underwent his TJ surgery yesterday, by Dr. David Altchek in New York. All went well.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Right-hander Jameson Taillon, the Pirates' top pitching prospect, will have Tommy John ligament replacement surgery on his right elbow, the Pirates announced today. Taillon, 22,has an injury to the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow. Dr. David Altcheck of New York will perform the..." April 06
Rotoworld "Taillon didn't have a realistic chance to crack the Opening Day roster, but he could make his major league debut this summer if all goes well. The 22-year-old right-hander had a 3.73 ERA and 143/52 K/BB ratio over 147 1/3 innings last season between Double-A Altoona and Triple-A Indianapolis...." March 10
#Pirates top prospect RHP Jameson Taillon shut down after tweaking his groin in AFL debut. He is expected to be ready for spring training.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Right-hander Jameson Taillon the top prospect in the Pirates' minor league system will soon join Class AAA Indianapolis. Pirates assistant general manager Kyle Stark said Taillon who is currently at Class AA Altoona is expected to be activated Monday. In 20 games for Altoona this season Taillon..." August 03
Bucs Dugout "March is my least favorite month for baseball blogging. There's almost no actual news, but all kinds of faux-news, things like spring training games and spring training cuts and so-and-so being in The Best Shape Of His Life. We can (and do) argue about the back end of the roster, but in the end,..." March 15