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Pitcher Formerly Known As Tommy John Loses Personhood

– 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

Rays LHP Matt Moore takes next step in Tommy John recovery

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

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TJ, Japan and the Six Man Rotation

by JDCam 05.05.15

The epidemic of Tommy John surgeries sweeping the major leagues shows no signs of abating. Already in 2015, the Mets Zach Wheeler, Rangers ace Yu Darvish and the Royals Tim Collins have undergone the procedure, … 781 more words

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The Curse of Dr. Altchek

(This article was originally published on Nutty Sports on 3/20/15)

Maybe I’m just frustrated.

Maybe after six straight losing season I’m just a little frustrated. 1,214 more words

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Preventing Injuries in Major League Baseball

If you read my last post, then you have a general idea of what I look for when evaluating the probability of injury in baseball players. 280 more words

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The Injury Bug Hits Baseball Again

          Ouch! We are roughly a month into the 2015 season of MLB and more injuries have been reported than I can count. Hitters are going down with strange… 537 more words

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All's not "Wain"wright

St. Louis Cardinals ace right-handed pitcher Adam Wainwright, was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Sunday afternoon, but more than likely will face months, if not the season on the DL.   467 more words

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