Category: Pitching Mechanics
Tommy John Setbacks Explained, and Attack from Olecranon

Tommy John Setbacks Explained, and Attack from Olecranon

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Over the weekend, I interviewed sport kinesiologist and pitching mechanics expert Angel Borrelli. We discussed the following topics: - Chad Billingsley's recent major setback ...

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Scientist: Matt Harvey Could Return in 2014

Scientist: Matt Harvey Could Return in 2014

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Matt Harvey has been insistent upon returning to a Major League mound at some point before the end of the 2014 season. Is that a realistic goal? Should he be prevented from doing ...

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Seven Mechanical Flaws that Lead to Tommy John Surgery

Seven Mechanical Flaws that Lead to Tommy John Surgery

MLB can count all the pitches they want, and can blame youth league baseball till the cows come home -- ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) / elbow injuries that require Tommy John ...

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Solutions for The Pitching Dilemma

Solutions for The Pitching Dilemma

The clouds look ominous -- and I'm not necessarily talking symbolically about the Mets' immediate future but rather, regarding the skies in Washington DC right now. Possibly, ...

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The REAL Importance of Pitch Counts

The REAL Importance of Pitch Counts

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If you've been reading MetsToday for a while you may know that, as an old-school baseball guy, I'm not a fan of limiting the outings of starting pitchers based on pitch counts. ...

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