Tommy John surgery
A new report on the growing numbers of torn ligaments and the resulting surgeries among Major League Baseball pitchers is raising some eyebrows among youth baseball coaches and parents.
Dr. Frank Jobe, whose Tommy John surgery has saved the careers of numerous athletes, died in Santa Monica Thursday at age 88.
All-Star Giants closer Brian Wilson will undergo Tommy John reconstructive elbow surgery Thursday in Pensacola, Fla.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – Oakland A’s pitcher Brett Anderson is out for the season after having Tommy John surgery, an elbow ligament reconstruction. Some doctors say the surgery is more common nowadays because too many […]
Oakland Athletics left-handed pitcher Brett Anderson will miss the rest of the season after having reconstructive surgery on his elbow, according to the team.