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Tommy John Surgery

Jose Fernandez of the Miami Marlins is the latest young pitcher that may require Tommy John surgery. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Major League Baseball Has An Epidemic On Its Hands

Jose Fernandez of the Miami Marlins may be the latest young pitcher to require Tommy John Surgery. CBSSports.com’s Jon Heyman spoke with Gresh & Zolak about Major League Baseball’s growing epidemic.

98.5 The Sports Hub–05/13/2014

Starting pitcher John Lackey #41 of the Boston Red Sox throws to a Baltimore Orioles batter during the second inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on April 2, 2014. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Toucher On Lackey: ‘He Ain’t Playing For $500K’ In 2015

Because he missed the entire 2012 season recovering from Tommy John surgery, the Red Sox have a team option in 2015 to pick up starting pitcher John Lackey’s contract for $500,000.

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/09/2014

Red Sox left fielder Carl Crawford. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Carl Crawford To Have Surgery On Thursday

The Boston Red Sox have announced that outfielder Carl Crawford will undergo Tommy John surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left elbow.

08/20/2012

Carl Crawford. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Report: Crawford To Have Tommy John Surgery

Carl Crawford appears to be headed for season-ending surgery on his left elbow.

08/19/2012

Daisuke Matsuzaka #18 of the Boston Red Sox throws before a game against the Texas Rangers at Fenway Park April 18, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. Tazawa was called from AAA Pawtucket Red Sox. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Matsuzaka Set To Start For Red Sox On Saturday

It hasn’t even been a year since Daisuke Matsuzaka underwent Tommy John surgery on his right elbow, but he is set to return to the Boston Red Sox this weekend.

06/07/2012

John Lackey #41 of the Boston Red Sox walks into the dugout after he was pulled from the game against the Los Angeles Angels on May 5, 2011 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: Does Lackey Deserve Credit For Playing Through Injury?

Gresh & Zo discussed the latest bombshell to drop from the Red Sox, in John Lackey opting for Tommy John surgery and thus missing the 2012 season. Although he had a disastrous 2011 season, does Lackey deserve some credit for playing through this injury?

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/26/2011

Red Sox pitcher John Lackey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Toucher & Rich: Lackey Missing 2012 Montage

During his presser Cherington announced that Lackey will undergo Tommy John surgery and miss the 2012 season. If your a fan that doesn’t like Lackey then you’ll enjoy this montage celebrating the fact that the pitcher will not be around in 2012.

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/26/2011

Newly named Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Boston Red Sox Ben Cherington answers questions during a press conference at Fenway Park October 25, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Dan Roche With Toucher & Rich: What Will Cherington Do Different?

WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche joined Toucher & Rich to discuss Cherington, the news that John Lackey will undergo Tommy John surgery and ownership’s view of Epstein. What differences will we see from Cherington as GM?

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/26/2011

John Lackey (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

John Lackey To Undergo Tommy John Surgery, Miss 2012 Season

Red Sox starter John Lackey will undergo Tommy John surgery on his sore elbow this offseason, meaning he will be out for the entire 2012 season.

10/25/2011

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher John Lackey sits in the dugout after being pulled in the eighth inning of an interleague baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Wednesday, June 29, 2011, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 2-1. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Toucher & Rich: Buck On Lackey “Wouldn’t Have Played If There Was Injury Risk”

Chip Buck from FireBrandAL spoke with Toucher & Rich about the team’s struggles, John Lackey’s performance and the rumor that he needs Tommy John surgery.

98.5 The Sports Hub–06/30/2011

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