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Topic - Tommy John
First baseman Matt Skole was one of four players cut from Nationals camp this morning.
Joe Mauer drove in the game's first run with a first-inning single, and four Minnesota Twins pitchers combined to two-hit the Philadelphia Phillies in a 1-1 tie Sunday.
Braves pitcher Kris Medlen left in the fourth inning with a strained forearm, and the New York Mets went on to beat Atlanta 8-2 on Sunday.
Kansas City Royals right-hander Luke Hochevar will have Tommy John surgery that will sideline the pitcher for the season.
IN THE COURTS
Dr. Frank Jobe, who died Thursday at 88, leaves a remarkable legacy after saving thousands of pitchers' careers through his revolutionary Tommy John surgery.
Dr. Frank Jobe, a pioneering orthopedic surgeon who was the first to perform an elbow procedure that became known as Tommy John surgery and saved the careers of countless major league pitchers, died Thursday. He was 88.
Fernando Rodney gave up a run and two hits in his debut with the Seattle but Jesus Montero had two singles and an RBI to help the Mariners beat a Chicago White Sox split-squad 7-4 Thursday.
Brandon Beachy pitched three no-hit innings in his second start since having shoulder surgery in September and B.J. Upton doubled among his two hits for the Atlanta braves, who tied the Philadelphia Phillies 2-2 Wednesday.
Felix Hernandez gave up two hits and struck out one over two scoreless innings in his first spring training start as the Seattle Mariners beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1 Tuesday.
As one of the most famous cases of a successful Tommy John recovery, Stephen Strasburg has advice for Mets' hurler Matt Harvey.
Nick Swisher is excited to be back - even if it is only early March.
Neftali Feliz and Joakim Soria, the leading candidates to replace Joe Nathan as the Texas closer, had contrasting results in the Rangers' 9-7 loss to the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.
Minnesota Twins slugging prospect Miguel Sano will have Tommy John surgery on his throwing arm and miss the 2014 season.
Neal Cotts was taking college classes again, making a two-hour drive twice a week to Illinois State. He was 32 years old and it was nearly three years after his last major league appearance.
"Baseball lost a great man and Tommy John lost a great friend," John said in a statement Thursday night upon learning of Jobe's death at 88. "There are a lot of pitchers in baseball who should celebrate his life and what he did for the game of baseball."
He later said 92 to 95 percent of patients return as good, if not better, than before the surgery.