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Note: A different version of this piece was published in the Washington Square News. Here is the link: http://www.nyunews.com/2014/09/17/raskin/
Tommy John surgery, a procedure that replaces a torn Ulnar Collateral Ligament (UCL) in the elbow with another tendon from the body, has grown in popularity over the past years. 399 more words
Unlike in our 2010 election, we didn’t elect any of our backlog on Friday. However, that backlog will shrink by two today with the obituaries for Harmon Killebrew and Tommy John. 1,062 more words
Down & Away: Leo Mazzone Might Be the Best Pitching Coach In Major League History. And No One Will Hire Him.
It’s the top of the first inning, and Leo Mazzone is already rocking.
Each croak of the springs in Mazzone’s brown leather recliner is punctuated by a knock in the wooden frame, like an old screen door blowing open and shut. 860 more words
– The United States Patent and Trademark Office has declared that the phrase “Tommy John” is officially trademarked for use only in reference to the now-ubiquitous medical procedure, effectively stripping the former major league pitcher of his personhood. 261 more words
By Josh Vitale, SunCoast Sports
PORT CHARLOTTE — Tampa Bay Rays left-hander Matt Moore took the latest step in his recovery from 2014 Tommy John surgery on Monday, throwing two innings in a simulated game at Charlotte Sports Complex. 486 more words