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Oakland Athletics reliever Trevor Rosenthal has surgery, moved to the 60-day injured list

Oakland Athletics right-handed reliever Trevor Rosenthal went through surgery on Thursday after he was diagnosed with serious neurovascular compression.

The procedure, including the expulsion of Rosenhal’s first rib, a pec minor release and scalene release, was performed by Dr. Gregory Pearl in Dallas, Texas.

Rosenthal will stay in Dallas until Sunday and get back to see Dr. Pearl for a checkup in almost two months, the team said.

The A’s moved him to the 60-day injured list.

The A’s signed Rosenthal to a one-year, $11 million agreement in February with the expectations he could replace nearer Liam Hendriks who signed with the Chicago White Sox as a free agent.

Rosenthal, 30, has 132 saves and a 3.36 ERA more than eight major league seasons.

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