Tracy Bracken, Georgia District 2 Little League coach.
Sports Health: “Prevention of Elbow Injuries in Youth Baseball Pitchers.”
Steve Jordan, MD, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine.
American Sports Medicine Institute: “Tommy John Position Statement.”
Johns Hopkins Medicine: “Tommy John Surgery (Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction).”
Major League Baseball: “Just who is Tommy John, and why does everyone talk about his surgery all the time?”
American Journal of Sports Medicine: “Trends in Medial Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction in the United States.”
Little League Baseball: “Regular season pitching rules.”
USA Baseball news release: “MLB, USA Baseball Recognize Pitch Smart Compliant Organizations.”
National Federation of State High School Associations: “Reducing Pitching Injuries: Count Pitches, Don’t Count on Surgery.”
Guerry Baldwin, president, East Cobb Baseball.
American Journal of Sports Medicine: “Performance, Return to Competition, and Reinjury After Tommy John Surgery in Major League Baseball Pitchers.”
Dave Littlefield, vice president for player development, Detroit Tigers.
The Physician and Sportsmedicine: “Public perceptions of Tommy John surgery.”
Jim Beattie, former Toronto Blue Jays scout.
AARP: “Why Tommy John Is Against the Surgery That Bears His Name.”
CBS Sports: “Marlins’ Braxton Garrett: Ready for redemption. “