Steven Matz of the New York Mets was diagnosed Monday with irritation of the ulnar nerve in his left elbow and season-ending surgery was recommended, the team announced.
The surgery would be to reposition the nerve and relieve the irritation.
Matz is 2-7 with a 6.08 ERA.
Cleveland reliever Andrew Miller aggravated a right knee injury and was pulled from a game against Boston days after returning from the disabled list. ...
Baltimore’s Zach Britton got his 60th consecutive save.