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Smoltz, Johnson, Martinez and Biggio elected to National Baseball Hall of Fame

...the postseason, posting a 15-4 record and 2.67 ERA. He missed the 2000 season while recovering from Tommy John elbow surgery, one of five arm operations, and suggested the shift to the bullpen in 2001. He had 11 saves that year before adding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-06/smoltz-johnson-martinez-
Braves deal Justin Upton to Padres

...pick in the 2012 amateur draft, he pitched only five games last season between Rookie ball and Class A before having elbow surgery. He will miss a good portion of 2015, slowing his progress toward the majors.Hart said he expects a full recovery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-19/braves-deal-justin-upton
Braves deadline nears on Medlen, Beachy

...Medlen and Beachy are both returning from a second elbow surgery. Baseball America's J.J. Cooper tackled the topic...returners much differently. So, while returning from elbow surgery is never a guarantee, the small sample says returning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-12-01/braves-deadl
Joe Maddon opts out of contract, won't return to manage Rays

...after learning Maddon had become available earlier than anticipated. CARDINALS: Adam Wainwright has undergone minor elbow surgery that should not set him back for next season.The Cardinals say Friday's operation was an arthroscopic procedure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-24/joe-maddon-opts-out-cont
Cardinals will keep Michael Wacha in bullpen for NLDS

...271. MARLINS: Ace Jose Fernandez is throwing again, 4½ months after he underwent season-ending Tommy John elbow surgery.Fernandez underwent surgery May 16 and hopes to return around midseason in 2015. DIAMONDBACKS: Well-traveled former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-01/cardinals-will-keep-mich
Players get shot at redemption in MLB playoffs

...young closer for the Washington Nationals, a first-round draft pick who saved 43 games.Two years ago, he needed elbow surgery in April, worked his way back into the closing role by the time the playoffs rolled around, then allowed a ninth-inning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-29/players-get-shot-redempt
Mary Helen McElreath wins Abby Montenyohl Tournament for eighth consecutive time

...with the exception of putting on the carpet in her office at home. That's because McElreath has had wrist and elbow surgeries and two shoulder rehabs."The joints do talk to you," she said.The CSRA Women's Golf Association has been around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/amateur-golf/2014-09-11/mary-helen-mcel
Consistent demeanor a key for Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal

...team's successful closers over the years. Jason Motte, who's regaining his footing coming off reconstructive elbow surgery, is more of a happy-go-lucky sort. Jason Isringhausen had a matter-of-fact demeanor and made it a point to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-04/consistent-demeanor-key-
Stephen Strasburg loses debut as Washington Nationals fall to San Francisco Giants

...playoffs two years ago because he was shut down early, having hit an innings limit in his first full season after elbow surgery. He wasn't happy about it, and fans were left to wonder if the outcome would have been different had he been available...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-03/stephen-strasburg-loses-
Trade keeps Jeff Samardzija off NL All-Star team

...Jones of Baltimore and Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels.Baltimore's Matt Wieters, sidelined by season-ending elbow surgery on June 17, was elected to start at catcher and will be replaced by Minnesota's Kurt Suzuki, Kansas City's Salvador...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-06/trade-keeps-jeff-samardzija-nl-al