Ryan Madson to Have Season Ending Surgery The hits just keep coming for the former Phillies closer. Photo Credit: Getty Images Ryan Madson's injury could serve as warning for Cole Hamels' future FORT MYERS, Fla. - Cole Hamels' eyes widened and his forehead crinkled when he heard the news. Reds closer Ryan Madson will miss season GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Cincinnati Reds closer Ryan Madson has a torn ligament in his pitching elbow and will miss the season. Madson returned to Cincinnati and was examined by team medical director Dr. Timothy Kremchek. The Reds said Saturday that Kremchek told general manager Walt Jocketty the ligament was torn from the bone of Madson's right elbow. Madson agreed in January to a one-year ... Reds closer Ryan Madson out for year The Cincinnati Reds have lost their closer. Right-hander Ryan Madson needs Tommy John elbow and will miss the entire season. Reds closer Ryan Madson out for season Cincinnati Reds closer Ryan Madson has a torn ligament in his pitching elbow and will miss the entire season. Reds closer Madson out for season with elbow injury (Reuters) - Closer Ryan Madson's first season with the Cincinnati Reds was declared over on Saturday before it had even started as the National League club said he needed season-ending surgery for a torn ligament in his pitching elbow. BC-BBN--Reds-Madson,1st Ld-Writethru, BBN Instead of closing for the Cincinnati Reds, Ryan Madson will miss the 2012 season because of a torn ligament in his right elbow. Reds lose their closer for the season Instead of closing for the Cincinnati Reds, Ryan Madson will miss the 2012 season because of a torn ligament in his right elbow. Ryan Madson broken; last call on Sean Marshall We're going to be short and sweet here; it's your basic closer fire drill. Ryan Madson hasn't thrown a pitch all spring and it looks like his Cincinnati career is over before it starts. According to FOX baseball insider Ken Rosenthal , Madson is headed for Tommy John surgery and won't pitch in 2012. This news likely sets up Sean Marshall to be the Reds closer, and it's also expected to keep ... Elbow injury to sideline Reds closer Madson for season Cincinnati Reds pitcher Ryan Madson will need Tommy John surgery and will miss the entire 2012 season.
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