Jose Fernandez to have Tommy John surgery on Friday

Miami Marlins ace pitcher Jose Fermandez is scheduled to have Tommy John surgery on Friday according to CBS Sports‘ Jon Heyman.

Fernandez was found to have a tear in the ulnar collateral ligament earlier in the week.

Fernandez was 4-2 with a 2.44 ERA prior to feeling pain during his last start in Sam Diego.

Neal ElAttrache will perform the surgery.

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