Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger undergoes knee surgery after injury during spring workouts
Expected to return to game activity in 6 to 8 wks
Charles Rex Arbogast/AP
Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Mike Clevinger winds up during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
CLEVELAND — Cleveland Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger underwent surgery Friday after he sustained a left knee injury while training at the Goodyear Development Complex in Arizona on Wednesday, according to the team.
Clevinger was diagnosed with a partial tear of his medical meniscus, requiring surgery.
He arthroscopic surgery was performed in Avondale, Arizona.
The Indians said he is expected to return to game activity in 6 to 8 weeks.
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