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Surgery completed on Casilla's right leg

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OAKLAND -- Right-hander Santiago Casilla had successful surgery to remove a cyst from his right tibia Tuesday.

Giants manager Bruce Bochy said he'll have a better idea of how much time Casilla will miss when he talks to the medical staff.

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OAKLAND -- Right-hander Santiago Casilla had successful surgery to remove a cyst from his right tibia Tuesday.

Giants manager Bruce Bochy said he'll have a better idea of how much time Casilla will miss when he talks to the medical staff.

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Casilla said Monday that his knee has been sore for more than a year and he's been able to pitch through it.

Rick Eymer is a contributor to MLB.com.

San Francisco Giants, Santiago Casilla, Mike Kickham, Angel Pagan