Ayala to have reconstructive surgery on elbow
VIERA, Fla. -- The World Baseball Classic claimed one of the Washington Nationals' most reliable setup men.
Relief Pitcher Washington NationalsProfile
2005 SEASON STATISTICS
GM W L BB K ERA
68 8 7 14 40 2.66
Luis Ayala injured his right elbow in the ninth inning of Mexico's 2-1 victory over the United States in Thursday's World Baseball Classic contest and will miss the entire 2006 season.
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