Adam Ottavino News Archive
Ottavino (elbow) will likely require Tommy John surgery, costing him the remainder of the 2015 season, the Denver Post reports.
Ottavino (triceps) continues to seek multiple opinions on his elbow injury before deciding what route to take in his recover, Jon Morosi of Fox Sports reports.
Ottavino, who was already diagnosed with triceps inflammation, underwent an MRI Tuesday that also showed elbow inflammation and he will now miss more time than originally anticipated, the Denver Post's Nick Groke reports.
Ottavino was placed on the 15-day DL on Monday with right triceps inflammation.
Ottavino struck out one during a scoreless ninth inning Friday to pick up his third save of the season.
Ottavino recorded his first win of the season in Wednesday's 5-4 nipping of the Padres.
Ottavino struck out two in a perfect ninth to pick up his second save in Wednesday's victory over the Giants.
Ottavino struck out the side Tuesday night and picked up his first save of the season in the Rockies' win over the Giants.
Manager Walt Weiss informed Ottavino prior to Tuesday's game that he will be the team's closer moving forward, MLB.com's Thomas Harding reports.
Though Rafael Betancourt got the save Monday, the Rockies haven't yet named a full-time replacement for LaTroy Hawkins, and Ottavino is one of the options for Walt Weiss.