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MLB | Joel Zumaya retires

Fri, 07 Feb 2014 16:37:01 -0800

Free-agent RP Joel Zumaya (Twins) has announced his retirement Friday, Feb. 7.

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Twins | Joel Zumaya released

Wed, 28 Mar 2012 05:16:29 -0700

The Minnesota Twins released RP Joel Zumaya (elbow), who is out for the season.

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Twins | Date set for Joel Zumaya's surgery

Tue, 06 Mar 2012 11:57:22 -0800

Minnesota Twins RP Joel Zumaya (elbow) will undergo Tommy John surgery on his right elbow March 29. It will be his third surgery on his elbow.

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Twins | Joel Zumaya to undergo Tommy John surgery

Sun, 04 Mar 2012 11:01:44 -0800

Updating previous reports, Dr. James Andrews will perform Tommy John surgery on Minnesota Twins RP Joel Zumaya (elbow) at the end of March.

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Twins | Joel Zumaya's career could be over

Mon, 27 Feb 2012 09:35:27 -0800

Minnesota Twins RP Joel Zumaya (elbow) said he'll discuss whether he'll continue his playing career with his family before deciding on whether to undergo Tommy John surgery. "My mind isn't quite clear yet," Zumaya said. "I went home, tried to make a decision - I've got my family here with me - but it's a tough decision, so I'm going to go on within the next day or two and make a decision. I spoke to Terry and told him that I'll probably give him a call within the next 24 hours to determine if I'm going to (have surgery) or not."

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Twins | More on Joel Zumaya

Mon, 27 Feb 2012 05:41:32 -0800

Updating previous reports, Minnesota Twins RP Joel Zumaya (elbow) hasn't decided whether he'll have Tommy John surgery to resume his career. He said he had an MRI in December that showed a healthy ulnar collateral ligament, and he felt the ligament tear on a curveball he threw Saturday, Feb. 25.

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Twins | Joel Zumaya set for sixth arm surgery

Sun, 26 Feb 2012 17:33:44 -0800

Minnesota Twins RP Joel Zumaya (elbow) will undergo Tommy John surgery after yet another elbow injury Saturday, Feb. 25, during a bullpen session. He has had six significant arm surgeries since 2007.

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Twins | Anthony Swarzak might see bigger role

Sun, 26 Feb 2012 17:33:19 -0800

Minnesota Twins RP Anthony Swarzak might see a bigger role in the back-end of the bullpen following the season-ending injury to RP Joel Zumaya (elbow). Swarzak is putting in extra time on the mound trying to get ready. "For me, I only know how to prepare as a starter," Swarzak said. "That's all I've ever done is start, so I prepare myself to be able to throw 100 pitches a game."

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Twins | Joel Zumaya has torn UCL

Sun, 26 Feb 2012 10:52:11 -0800

Updating previous reports, an MRI exam for Minnesota Twins RP Joel Zumaya (elbow) revealed a torn ulnar collateral ligament. He will visit Dr. James Andrews soon and is expected to undergo Tommy John surgery.

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Twins | Joel Zumaya to undergo MRI exam Sunday

Sat, 25 Feb 2012 10:57:10 -0800

Updating previous reports, Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said RP Joel Zumaya (elbow) is scheduled to undergo an MRI exam Sunday, Feb. 26.

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