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Kris Medlan and Royals Agree to $8.5 Million, 2-Year Deal

last weekSports / Baseball : Bats

After twice having Tommy John surgery, Kris Medlen was looking for a team to give him a chance.

Hands Up, Don’t Speak

Tommie Smith and John Carlos at the 1968 Olympic Games 1968, Mexico City. U.S. runners Tommie Smith and John Carlos raise black-gloved fists during a medal ceremony, having just claimed Olympic gold and bronze respectively in the 200-meter sprint. Show More Summary

When Will We See Pittsburgh Pirates' Jameson Taillon Make Major League Debut?

The Major League debut of starting pitcher Jameson Taillon was highly anticipated among fans prior to the start of the 2014 regular season. Unfortunately for him and the Pirates, the righty underwent Tommy John Surgery last April and...Show More Summary

John Carlos: Rams players 'have the right to say what they feel in their heart'

Dr. John Carlos, who along with Tommie Smith famously raised his fist at the 1968 Olympics in the name of human rights, spoke glowingly of the Rams players' decision to make a statement.

On Baseball: Pitching Website Aims to Protect Young Elbows

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Alarmed by the surge in Tommy John surgery, Major League Baseball and USA Baseball have set up a website that offers guidelines on pitching usage and injury prevention.

WWE: Daniel Bryan Rumored To Be Having Tommy John Surgery, But Career Not In Jeopardy

This past week we found out that WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan would be undergoing yet another surgery. The surgery that has been rumored is the dreaded Tommy John Surgery. Tommy John Surgery is a surgical procedure on the Ulnar Collateral Ligament(UCL) in the arm. Show More Summary

WWE News: Daniel Bryan Needs Tommy John Surgery, WWE Future In Question

The last time the WWE Universe heard from Daniel Bryan, he was pumping up the San Francisco Giants-crowd in the classic Yes chants. It took place before game three of the National League Divisional Series. Remember, that was in AT&T Park, not a WWE ring. Show More Summary

Jose Fernandez Injury: Updates on Marlins Star's Elbow Injury and Return

Florida Marlins star Jose Fernandez is one of the most promising young pitchers in baseball, but he had his 2014 season cut short after requiring Tommy John Surgery in May. In a great sign for the young pitcher, though, he was back out for a throwing session in a limited capacity on Wednesday. Show More Summary

MLB Sunday viewing guide: Masahiro Tanaka returns against Blue Jays

The cheers for Masahiro Tanaka at Yankee Stadium will not be of the "Bronx" variety, as he hopes to see whether Tommy John surgery is necessary in a truncated start against the Jays. On Sunday, New York Yankees fans will finally have...Show More Summary

Marlins ace Jose Fernandez cleared to throw Oct. 1

Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez, who had season-ending Tommy John elbow ligament-replacement surgery on May 16, has been cleared to start throwing Oct. 1.

How To Inspire Others by Example: What Tommy John Can Teach Us About Behavioral Change

3 months agoOdd : Thought Catalog

You inspire others by your example and it becomes a role you won’t want to ease up on.

Mets to shut down Matt Harvey for year

The season of Matt Harvey's discontent is almost over and it will end quietly. The injured right-hander, whose return from Tommy John surgery has been a public battle with Mets officials, will end his year without having faced a bat...

Jonny Venters tears UCL for the third time

It's not yet known whether he'll pursue a third Tommy John surgery. Jonny Venters recent trip to Dr. James Andrews revealed the worst possible news for the left-handed reliever; a third tear of the ulnar collateral ligament of BravesRadioNet and 680 The Fan. Show More Summary

WWE News: WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan Needs Tommy John Surgery, Out Indefinitely

It was reported during Comic-Con time that WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan would need another surgery. The WWE ring technician confirmed this at a press conference where he was speaking of a robbery which he helped to thwart. Most had no idea what type of surgery Bryan would need as the issue was neck related as

Mets tell Matt Harvey to back off aggressive rehab program, he will not pitch in '14

Terry Collins finally got through, but the Mets are wondering if the message ever will. After trying to reach Matt Harvey on the phone Wednesday to talk about ratcheting down his rehab from Tommy John surgery, the Mets manager said he finally talked to the pitcher on Thursday.

Mets Insider: Matt Harvey pitching worries Terry Collins

Terry Collins thinks Matt Harvey doesn’t know how to go at his rehabilitation from Tommy John surgery at 50%, and it’s concerning.

Dodgers release Chone Figgins; Tommy John surgery for Stephen Fife

5 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

There are few guarantees in the majors, either for a player’s career or single season.

Mets, Matt Harvey rethink Tommy John rehab plan after Jeremy Hefner injury

As word leaked out of the Mets organization about Jeremy Hefner having re-injured his elbow, one official made a point of noting, off the record, that injured ace Matt Harvey had a front-row seat to see a pitcher have a major setback after Tommy John surgery. Tuesday, Sandy Alderson was not so subtle.

For Matt Harvey, Physical Plight of Jeremy Hefner Carries a Cautionary Tale

5 months agoSports / Baseball : Bats

With Hefner reinjuring his surgically repaired elbow during a rehabilitation start, the Mets were taking a wary approach with the ace Matt Harvey, who also had Tommy John surgery and was rehabbing an elbow as well.

Brandon McCarthy's Rebirth Keying Yankees' Defiant Postseason Chase

Where would the Yankees be right now if not for Brandon McCarthy? With CC Sabathia and Ivan Nova out for the season with injuries, and Masahiro Tanaka on the disabled list attempting to stave off Tommy John surgery, the Yankees decided...Show More Summary

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