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Digest: Shoulder surgery sidelines standout jockey Trevor McCarthy six months

Digest: Shoulder surgery sidelines standout jockey Trevor McCarthy six months

Jockey Trevor McCarthy, Maryland's leading rider two of the past three years who recently earned his 1,000th career victory, is in the early stages of recovery from successful surgery on his injured left shoulder this week. McCarthy's agent, Scott Silver, said the 23-year-old rider, who ranked among the winningest jockeys in the country at the time of his injury, will be sidelined a minimum of six months and is projected to return near the end of this year or early 2018. "He had surgery on Monday and everything went really well. He's probably going to be in a sling for about a month to six weeks, and then he'll start rehab," Silver said....

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