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Tommy John Recover Presentation including Dennis Torres and Jamill Moquete: Orioles

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To be honest with you I didn't know where to post this presentation. It is given by Mike Reinold (formally the Red Sox's PT) and Lenny Macrina. Both are owners of Champion Physical Therapy and Performance in Boston. They both trained under Kevin Wilk for Dr. James Andrews in Birmingham.

The podcast is 45 minutes long and deals with the recovery, signs, and some thoughts to causes of Tommy John Injury and Surgery. What is neat and relevant to the Orioles is that it features 2 minor league players from the Orioles.

Jamill Moquete an OF and Dennis Torres, P. Moquete at time of the presentation was 2 months in recovery and Torres was 5 weeks in recovery from Tommy John repair. Also featured is KC pitcher Tim Collins who is undergoing his second surgery.

If you are a pitcher, know a pitcher, are a coach, know a coach, etc. this is a great presentation to watch about the warning signs and current thought processes from 2 of the top pitching therapists in the country. I have learned a lot from them and I think this presentation is great and easy to understand. Plus you get to hear from 2 Orioles. If you have any questions, please ask and I will try my best to clarify any questions. Mike also has some podcasts about long toss and weighted ball programs. There appears to be growing statistics that incorrect long toss and weighted ball programs are causing an ever increasing injury rate especially with younger players.

Enjoy: http://www.mikereinold.com/tommy-john-surgery-professional-baseball/

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I am bumping this thread because of Havey's surgery. Might answer some questions everybody has. If you have any questions please ask and I'll try to answer them.

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