The injury impact of high-stress innings.
How do we know which hurlers will have long careers?
How do state pitch count limits for amateurs affect future elbow injury rates?
Because pitcher injuries aren’t the ONLY problem.
Can we detect signs of impending injury in the start BEFORE a pitcher’s fateful outing?
There’s a new list of recommended ways to prevent serious elbow injuries. Now, how do we implement them?
The staff would love to see what these pitchers would have done had their careers not been medically derailed.
Prince Fielder’s injury may have ended the Rangers’ hopes of contending. Could it have been avoided?
Ben and Sam respond to the news about Prince Fielder’s surgery by discussing what teams can do to prevent players from concealing injuries.
Ben and Sam talk to Dodgers VP of Medical Services and Head Athletic Trainer Stan Conte about the pitcher injury epidemic.
Does PITCHf/x suggest that the Marlins’ injured ace should have been pulled from his final starts sooner?
Why it’s so hard to settle on a single cause of an injury like Jose Fernandez’s.
Are recent Tommy John surgery victims about to become a new kind of contract extension candidate?
Ben and Sam discuss the Jose Fernandez injury and talk to Corey Dawkins and Doug Thorburn about the Tommy John rehab process and why pitchers keep getting hurt.
Where does the likely loss of Jose Fernandez rank on the baseball internet’s list of potential tragedies?