Diamondbacks Shut Down Jarrod Parker

To say it has not been a good year for top starting pitchers in the Diamondbacks organization is understating the obvious. A few days after 2006 Cy Young winner Brandon Webb had season-ending shoulder surgery after making only one appearance this year, the club's top pitching prospect, righthander Jarrod Parker, was shut down for the season after feeling elbow pain during a July 31 start at Double-A Mobile.

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