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Tommy John Believes Tanaka Would Benefit From TJ Surgery [AUDIO]

Not everyone feels that Tommy John surgery would be the best way to go for Masahiro Tanaka. Of course, the man who they named the surgery after is pretty confident. 

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Mets Top Reliever Is Considering Tommy John Surgery [AUDIO]

The term 'Tommy John surgery' is one that the Mets are all too familiar with recently and on Thursday morning, those three words were uttered to yet another member of the team.

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Credit: Norm Hall, Getty Images Sport
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Darvish vs. Tanaka: To Go Under The Knife Or Not?

When the name "Dr. James Andrews" is mentioned, you know it's a serious injury.  That's the case for Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish who is seeking Dr. Andrews' opinion after suffering from discomfort when an MRI revealed partially torn ligaments and inflammation in his pitching elbow.

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Jose Fernandez is likely headed for Tommy John surgery (Getty Images).
Jose Fernandez is likely headed for Tommy John surgery (Getty Images).
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Advice to Young Pitchers and Parents

Twenty-one year-old Miami Marlins ace pitcher Jose Fernandez unfortunately appears like he could be the next victim of Tommy John surgery.

The reigning National League Rookie of the Year winner went on the disabled list Monday with elbow inflammation and people within baseball are expecting Tommy John to be needed

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Dr. James Andrews on Tommy John Outbreak (Audio)

Dr. James Andrews. He's the guy you always hear about and you've probably never heard talk -- or seen live for that matter.

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Will Matt Harvey Need Tommy John Surgery

New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson already said Tommy John Surgery is possible, but not definite with Matt Harvey, the ace of the team, who yesterday was diagnosed with a partially torn UCL ligament in his elbow. 

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What The Matt Harvey Injury Means To The Mets

The ace of the team, the future of the team and the future face of the franchise all in one, Mets' All-Star pitcher Matt Harvey, has a partially torn ligament in his right elbow.

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Things In Sports You Want Changed

With yesterday's news of Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford needing Tommy John surgery, Noe got all bent out of shape off-air about guaranteed contracts in sports and how much he hates them! That got us wondering about the following: even if it is unlikely or unrealistic, what things in sports would you love to see changed?

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Mets Pelfrey Out for Season, Will Need Tommy John Surgery

It was announced on Tuesday that New York Mets Pitcher Mike Pelfrey was placed on the disabled list with Elbow Inflamation. It turns out it was much worse as an MRI revealed a partial tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in Pelfrey's right elbow. He will need Tommy John Surgery and will miss the remainder of the 2012 season.

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Red Sox John Lackey To Get Tommy John Surgery, Out For 2012

One of new Red Sox GM Ben Cherington's first order of business was to announce that John Lackey would be out for the entire 2012 season as he is due to have Tommy John Surgery.

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Adam Wainwright Out For Season

Adam Wainwright will require season-ending Tommy John surgery.  I wonder if this is a photo of the actual pitch when Adam Wainwright jacked up his arm.  There is one thing I'm not wondering about though.

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