Tags » Tommy John

Teens accounted for nearly 60 percent of all Tommy John surgeries

TUESDAY, July 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Most Tommy John surgeries to fix elbows torn in sports-related injuries are being performed on teenagers, especially baseball pitchers, and the numbers are rising every year, a new study reports. 35 more words

Clink, Clink. Sip, Sip

I HAVE DECIDED THAT FOR TODAY I would sing praise to Terre Haute, (That’s French for “I’m sorry, we’re out of Pepsi) and the many things that have made it famous – more or less – kinda – sort of. 545 more words


Dodgers Sign 1st Round Pick Walker Buehler; Fail To Sign Funkhouser

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles Dodgers signed their first round pick Walker Buehler on Friday to a multi-year deal.

The 24th overall pick in the 2015 MLB Draft went to the Vanderbilt University where he had a 20-7 career record for the Commodores. 176 more words


Tommy John Says Injuries Occur Well Before Majors

There has been a significant increase in elbow injuries in pitchers requiring Tommy John surgery, and I was fortunate enough to have a conversation with Tommy John himself over at the Frat House Sports Network about this exact issue. 750 more words


Welcome Back Jose

Jose Fernandez is back!  The Marlins starting pitcher is back 14 months after Tommy John surgery.  Major League Baseball has one of its most exciting stars back on the mound.  548 more words

Ivan Nova's excellent start in his return to the rotation helped the Yankees beat the Phillies 10-2

The Yankees avoided being swept by the Philadelphia Phillies by beating them 10-2 on Wednesday afternoon in Ivan Nova‘s first start in 14 months due to having Tommy John surgery last April. 665 more words