David Shoemaker, author of The Squared Circle: Life, Death and Professional Wrestling, posted on Twitter that he heard that Daniel Bryan needs “Tommy John” surgery which could keep him out for another three months.
I'm hearing Daniel Bryan needs Tommy John surgery and will be out at least 3 more months.— David Shoemaker (@AKATheMaskedMan) August 20, 2014
What is Tommy John?
WebMD: "Tommy John surgery repairs an injured elbow ligament. It's most commonly done on college and pro athletes, especially baseball pitchers. But it's sometimes done on younger people as well."