Blue Jays reliever Ryan Tepera could be sidelined through all-star break
Right-hander has surgery to fix elbow impingement after having bone spurs
Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Ryan Tepera on Wednesday announced via Twitter he underwent a surgical procedure for an elbow impingement.
He was placed on the injured list May 21 because of bone spurs.
Tepera, in his fifth season in the Blue Jays' bullpen, has a 3.65 ERA in 205 career appearances.
The former 19th-round draft pick in 2009 was coming off a 2018 season in which he made 68 appearances with a 3.62 ERA and seven of his 10 career saves.