Houston Astros outfielder Michael Brantley underwent season-ending surgery on his right shoulder, the team announced Friday.
The five-time All-Star underwent an arthroscopic labrum repair, general manager James Click announced.
Brantley, 35, went on the injured list on June 27 with what he called a shoulder condition. He hit .288 with five homers and .785 OPS in 64 games this season.
The Astros (72-41) have an 11-game lead over the Seattle Mariners in the American League West, who go into Friday’s games.
https://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/34389815/houston-astros-michael-brantley-season-ending-shoulder-surgery Houston Astros’ Michael Brantley has season-ending shoulder surgery