MLB DG: Tommy John Surgery
Tommy John surgery is a virtual epidemic in baseball. Seems like every week someone has an issue with their elbow with surgery being indicated to fix the issue. What is the surgery? What are the reasons that least to the procedure? What is the success rate of return from the surgery? Who has undergone the procedure of late and what is their outlook for the coming year? Here is that insightful report.
THE CAUSE OF TOMMY JOHN
We don’t know what causes the need to go under the knife.
Some guys throw for 30 years and never have a problem.