Tim Stauffer RP SD 12 Months
Tim Stauffer (elbow) allowed four runs in two innings of work Sunday against the Cubs.
Stauffer is progressing nicely from August surgery to repair a flexor tendon in his right elbow and has appeared in three games so far this spring. At this point, He still seems doubtful to be ready for Opening Day, but should regain his spot in the Padres' rotation when healthy.
Tim Stauffer RP SD Mar 01 '13
Tim Stauffer (elbow) suffered no setback and said that he felt great after his inning of work on Thursday.
Stauffer, who is recovering from an August surgery to repair a flexor tendon in his right elbow, is progressing nicely and could be ready to join the Padres' rotation for the start of the regular season. The 30-year-old right-hander is a name to remember in the later stages of fantasy drafts, especially for his home starts in the friendly confines of Petco Park.
Tim Stauffer RP SD Feb 26 '13
Tim Stauffer (elbow) threw live batting practice for the first time Monday in spring training.
Stauffer reportedly "felt fine" and didn't report any setbacks. The 30-year-old right-hander is expected regain his spot in the Padres' rotation when healthy, but may not be ready for the start of the season.
Tim Stauffer RP SD Jan 29 '13
Padres signed RHP Tim Stauffer to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Stauffer, who had surgery in August to repair a flexor tendon in his right elbow, is currently about two weeks behind his usual throwing program. The 30-year-old right-hander may not be ready for the start of the season, but he's a fine gamble on a minor league deal.
Tim Stauffer RP SD Jan 15 '13
Tim Stauffer (elbow) is already throwing from 75 feet.
Stauffer underwent surgery to repair a flexor tendon in his right (pitching) elbow in late August but is only two weeks behind his normal offseason schedule. The 30-year-old free agent right-hander is hoping to find a team soon.
Tim Stauffer RP SD Oct 26 '12
Padres RHP Tim Stauffer has cleared waivers and elected to become a free agent.
Stauffer underwent successful surgery on his right elbow at the end of August to repair his flexor tendon. He was limited to just one major league start on the season, and would have been in line for around $3.2 million in arbitration had the Padres tendered him a contract.
Tim Stauffer RP SD Aug 31 '12
Tim Stauffer underwent successful surgery on his right elbow Friday.
Stauffer had the flexor tendon in his elbow repaired. The 30-year-old right-hander was limited to just one start in the majors this season and with his salary set to jump from $3.2 million in arbitration, it's likely he'll be non-tendered this winter.
Tim Stauffer RP SD Aug 19 '12
Tim Stauffer has indicated that he'll likely undergo surgery on his right elbow.
An MRI didn't show any structural damage, but Stauffer is resigned to the fact that exploratory surgery is "probably the next step... open it up and see what's going on. I'm not expecting it to be a ligament. It could be something very minor that's throwing everything off, or it could be more than that. We really won't know until we go in there and take a look." Stauffer has already been ruled out for the season, as he wound up making just one start for the Padres this year due to elbow and shoulder woes. He could be non-tendered this winter.
Tim Stauffer RP SD Aug 18 '12
The Union-Tribune San Diego's Bill Center writes that it's "unlikely" the Padres will tender a contract to Tim Stauffer (elbow, shoulder) this offseason.
Stauffer made $3.2 million this season in his second year of arbitration, and the Padres have long-term concerns about his health. In addition to Stauffer, Center considers Dustin Moseley (wrist) and Micah Owings (elbow) non-tender candidates after missing the entire year to injuries.