(DETROIT, MI) – The Detroit Tigers today announced the following medical update on Carlos Guillen:
Guillen was examined by Dr. Russ Warren at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York yesterday. Due to continued knee soreness, Dr. Warren recommended a diagnostic surgical procedure on his left knee tentatively scheduled for Friday, September 17. The diagnostic surgical procedure will end Guillen’s 2010 season and a full recovery is anticipated for the 2011 season.
Guillen has been sidelined since August 17 with a deep contusion in his left knee.