Patrick Corbin threw five solid innings to get the win in his return from Tommy John surgery 15 months ago and the Arizona Diamondbacks made it three straight over the Colorado Rockies with a 7-3 victory Saturday night.
The Miami Marlins and the baseball world have been anticipating Jose Fernandez's return to the mound ever since the stud pitcher underwent Tommy John surgery last May. While the Marlins may have missed his arm in their rotation, apparently their lineup needed his bat too. Show More Summary
It’s been 13 months since Miami Marlins star pitcher Jose Fernandez tore his elbow and underwent Tommy John surgery, but on (...)
You might say Andres Salgado is a pretty huge Marlins fan. He had been growing his hair for 13 months, in solidarity with Jose Fernandez who had to have Tommy John last year. Since Fernandez returns tomorrow, Salgado finally got to get a hair cut. Show More Summary
Muhammad Ali. Billie Jean King. John Carlos and Tommie Smith. Just as we celebrate the athletes who score amazing goals and bring us fantastic finishes, it is equally important to celebrate the humanitarians who utilize the platform of sport to champion social issues and social change. Show More Summary
Nova allowed three hits and no runs in six and two-thirds innings in his first start since Tommy John surgery in April 2014.
After spending the past year coming back from Tommy John surgery, Orioles catcher Matt Wieters has a new perspective, and a few theories, on an operation normally performed on pitchers.
It's been nearly a year since David Price was traded. Alex Cobb is injured. Matt Moore is still recovering from Tommy John surgery. And yet, the Tampa Bay Rays are not ace-less. The two-word reason: Chris Archer. The three-word reason:...Show More Summary
The Texas Rangers were not a team anyone but Rangers’ fans and family were interested in watching as this season started and then turned a month old. Their most marketable player, Yu Darvish, was out for the season after Tommy John surgery during spring training. Show More Summary
John Cameron Mitchell, Tommy Tune among special award reciients at Tony Honors cocktail party.
The marriage of technology and sports is ongoing and fascinating to be sure. Can an app lessen the amount of Tommy John surgeries in baseball? Time will tell.
Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Fernandez is still recovering from Tommy John surgery, but the hope is he returns to the mound by the All-Star break. Continue for updates. Fernandez to Begin Extended Spring Training Tuesday, MayShow More Summary
Well…..Tommy John is kind of going to be honoured by the Baseball Hall of Fame…..sort of. In this years (lack of starstudded) Baseball Hall of Fame ceremony, Dr, Frank Jobe will be honoured for his work, prolonging the careers of many baseball pitchers. Show More Summary
Sam Miller of ESPN The Magazine offers up a highly informative look at why Tommy John surgeries are now so very common in baseball. A key point: What makes an elite athlete now is the willingness to accept injury — sports in the Survivor age. In the recently published book The Fall Line: How American […]
Cody Morris knew there was something wrong with his right arm, the same arm that one year ago this week pitched Reservoir to its first Maryland 3A state championship. But the pain wouldn’t subside no matter how much he rested it.Read full article >>
The New York Yankees entered the 2015 season with many questions. What will the Yankees do without Derek Jeter? How will the Yankees handle Alex Rodriguez chasing history? How will the Yankees starting rotation be? Starting pitchers Ivan Nova and Masahiro Tanaka are on the disabled list. Show More Summary
Whitley has a tear in his right elbow ligament and will have the surgery performed Tuesday. He will miss the rest of the season.
Whitley will be examined by the Yankees’ team doctor on Monday to determine whether he will be able to undergo rehabilitation for the injury or require Tommy John surgery.
The New York Yankees pitching staff has taken another hit with right-hander Chase Whitley going on the disabled list and facing a decision on Tommy John surgery. Continue for updates. Whitley Has Partially Torn UCL Friday, May 15 According...Show More Summary
Last weekend, the 13th Floor Elevators reunited at Austin's Levitation Festival for their first performance in 45 years. The original lineup of Roky Erickson, Tommy Hall, John Ike Walton, and Ronnie Leatherman performed songs such as "You're Gonna Miss Me", "Reverberation", and "(I've Got) Levitation", the song that gave the festival its name. Show More Summary