Episode 134: What has Tommy John surgery meant for baseball?

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In the Zone
What has Tommy John surgery meant to baseball, and what effects has that surgery had on pitchers and baseball teams? (starts at 4:34)

That’s Gotta Hurt
Rich Peverley – Dallas Stars forward (starts at 27:05)
Kobe Bryant – Los Angeles Lakers guard (starts at 33:32)
Kris Medlen – Atlanta Braves pitcher (starts at 36:43)
Patrick Corbin – Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher (starts at 40:04)

Ask Dr. Geier
How does a patient decide whether he needs surgery to repair a distal biceps tendon rupture? (starts at 43:48)
Can a partial tear of the adductor muscle or tendon in the groin heal on its own? (starts at 46:29)
What can a bodybuilder do to prevent re-injury to a strained biceps tendon? (starts at 48:30)

Fan Favorites and Trash Talkers
Comments from listeners on the show and our previous discussions (starts at 52:42)

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