February 20, 2024

Orioles closer Félix Bautista has more work done on elbow

BALTIMORE — Orioles closer Félix Bautista had extra work done on his pitching elbow Friday, however the crew says it isn’t anticipated to vary his restoration timeline from Tommy John surgical procedure.

Bautista missed the tip of final season. The Orioles mentioned the All-Star had proper elbow debridement and an ulnar nerve transposition with Dr. Keith Meister in Dallas.

Bautista went 8-2 with a 1.48 ERA and 33 saves final 12 months. He is predicted to return by the 2025 season.