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Major League Baseball Pitchers Who Have Undergone Tommy John Surgery

Since Tommy John had the surgery now named after him in 1974, a total of 523 major league pitchers (including John) have undergone the procedure. 3,587 more words


Mets defend handling of Wheeler


New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson on Tuesday defended the team’s handling of right-hander Zack Wheeler during last season. Wheeler, who got word Monday that he has a torn elbow ligament, complained of elbow pain last season but still made 32 starts. 558 more words


Mets' Wheeler out, Harvey still confident

One promising Mets pitcher has returned, another one has gone. It was revealed a few days ago that 24-year old Mets pitcher Zach Wheeler needed Tommy John surgery, exactly what Matt Harvey needed last year. 164 more words

MLB Spring Training

Mets have enough arms to overcome Wheeler's Loss

When the news of Wheeler’s first broke I like every Met fan rolled my eyes and said oh boy here we go again, another picture not able to pitch. 501 more words

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Getting Ahead of the Curve: Time for Syndergaard to Go Under the Knife?

In this segment we take a look at trends in the game whether they be with, players, teams or League wide. We use these trends, understand them and find ways to “Get Ahead of the Curve” 756 more words

NL East

Wheeler has torn UCL, likely headed for Tommy John surgery

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By: Andrew Crawford

We are only halfway through Spring Training and the Mets have already lost two pitchers to season ending elbow injuries. 270 more words


BREAKING NEWS:  Mets SP Zach Wheeler Out For Year

New York Mets SP Zach Wheeler is done for the year. It is being reported he has a torn UCL tendon and will have surgery which will cause him miss the 2015 baseball season. 51 more words