Report: Fernandez to require elbow surgery

Ace out at least 2 weeks

By David Lang - Executive Producer
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LOS ANGELES - It's the last thing any Marlins fan would want to hear.

Star pitcher Jose Fernandez is heading to the 15-day disabled list.

The team says he has a right elbow strain.

Fernandez had a rough start in San Diego over the weekend.

Fernandez will head back to Miami for an MRI.

According to a Miami Herald report, Fernandez will require season-ending surgery on his elbow.

Fernandez hasĀ  been the catalyst to the Marlins surprisingly strong start to the season.

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