Lengthy Rehab Follows Successful Surgery for Bere
Gregor, Scot, Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL)
Byline: Scot Gregor Daily Herald Sports Writer
BOSTON - Jason Bere was supposed to pitch for the White Sox today in front of his hometown fans at Fenway Park.
But after having his right elbow operated on Friday, Bere won't even pick up a baseball for at least six months. The right-handed starter had successful surgery, which was performed by Dr. James Andrews in Birmingham, Ala.
"The prognosis for Jason following the surgery is good," said Sox trainer Herm Schneider. "It will require a lengthy rehabilitation process and we'll begin that program in the very near future."
The major concern was that Bere had a torn ligament in the elbow, which would …
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Publication information: Article title: Lengthy Rehab Follows Successful Surgery for Bere. Contributors: Gregor, Scot - Author. Newspaper title: Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL). Publication date: September 14, 1996. Page number: 2. © 2009 Paddock Publications. COPYRIGHT 1996 Gale Group.
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