Jarrod Parker's Tommy John surgery has been moved up a day to Monday. Dr. James Andrews will perform surgery in Fla.
Jarrod Parker will undergo a second "Tommy John" surgery of his career next Tuesday. He likely will miss the entire 2014 season.
Source: #Athletics don't believe Jarrod Parker has any structural issues with arm but want Dr. Andrews to confirm that tomorrow.
Melvin says Parker looks like battling some fatigue or dead-arm type symptoms. #Athletics
It's Colon on Friday then Gray Parker and Straily. #Athletics
MLB.com "Jarrod Parker and Yoenis Cespedes -- both late scratches in Sunday's series finale against the Rangers -- returned to the A's lineup for the first game of a three-game set against the Angels on Monday. Parker missed his start due to illness and was replaced by Tommy Milone but appears to be..." September 17
Swingin' A's "To say Jarrod Parker had a rough April is a little like saying a turkey had a rough November. To say Jarrod Parker is having a great August well… That’s just the truth. As we speak Parker’s six innings deep against the Orioles another team scratching for a playoff spot. In a hitter’s park..." August 25
Oakland Tribune "The A's got a mixed report on right-handed starting pitcher Jarrod Parker Sunday morning. It could have been better, but it could have been much worse. Parker, who limped out of Saturday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals in the fourth inning after having suffered either a cramp in his..." July 01
San Francisco Chronicle "Before Sunday's finale with the White Sox, A's manager Bob Melvin said that runs would be at a premium. Well called, Mr. Melvin. Oakland starter Jarrod Parker didn't allow a run, and Chicago starter Chris Sale extended his string of scoreless innings to 28 before the A's finally snuck one runner..." June 03
San Francisco Chronicle "In a sea of minor-leaguers wearing road grays, two players stood out because they sported white pants - and major-league arms. The A's were off Wednesday, and the only activity was at their minor-league complex at Papago Park, so that's where closer Grant Balfour and starter Jarrod Parker did..." March 07