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Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright undergoes elbow surgery

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Pitcher Adam Wainwright just had undergone surgery on his right elbow.  The Cardinals report he had a small piece of cartilage trimmed.  An initial MRI screening did not pick up any issues.  A second MRI resulted in a decision to undergo a procedure.

Wainwright is scheduled to begin physical therapy in two weeks. He may resume his throwing program eight weeks from today.