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New York Mets SP Noah Syndergaard tears UCL, needs Tommy John (Report)

Jeff Passan of ESPN shocked the baseball world Tuesday afternoon when he broke the news that Noah Syndergaard tore his UCL. The New York Mets pitcher will have to undergo Tommy John surgery and won’t be available to pitch until at least April of 2021.

New York Mets starter Noah Syndergaard has a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow and is expected to undergo Tommy John surgery in the near future, sources tell ESPN. The procedure will keep him out until at earliest April 2021 and likely into the summer months.