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  • Rick M
    Rick M reacted to lostcreek1's post in the thread Injury Study with Like Like.
    Overuse injuries are by nature caused by to many reps, of whatever movement caused the injury. Pitch counts would 100% stop the ignorant...
  • L
    lostcreek1 replied to the thread Injury Study.
    Overuse injuries are by nature caused by to many reps, of whatever movement caused the injury. Pitch counts would 100% stop the ignorant...
  • F
    FlSoftball replied to the thread Injury Study.
    Typically the knees I see are from twisting maybe on a bad mound- not normally repetitive injury- now catchers knees are another story-...
  • Rick M
    Rick M replied to the thread Injury Study.
    I know in Babe Ruth they cap pitchers at nine innings over two days. It’s enforced at Districts and playoffs, but it’s all honor system...
  • F
    FlSoftball replied to the thread Injury Study.
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  • GunnerShotgun
    GunnerShotgun replied to the thread Injury Study.
    If it were only a matter of reps that was the issue. It is not. Pitch counts would not help. Every pitcher is not the same.
  • L
    lostcreek1 replied to the thread Injury Study.
    Not just arm, and shoulder injuries either. Knee and hip injuries also that are caused not by what they did but how many times they did it.
  • Rick M
    Rick M reacted to sluggers's post in the thread Injury Study with Like Like.
    Pitching injuries are repetitive stress injuries--that is, doing the same thing over and over and over again. Carpal tunnel syndrome is...
  • Rick M
    Rick M replied to the thread Injury Study.
    This is surprising, I assumed as uncdrew said that by the time you’re at this level there are very few HE pitchers left. My first...
  • J
    jdint reacted to JayIndy's post in the thread Practice area in the house or garage? with Like Like.
    We have a cage we set up on the basement. Not long enough to pitch in by great for hitting and catching work. We are currently redoing...
  • F
    FlSoftball replied to the thread Injury Study.
    I am not saying there are not injuries just that I see a ton more in HE pitchers and hear about them from the trainers- I see them out...
  • Rick M
    Rick M reacted to uncdrew's post in the thread Injury Study with Like Like.
    Exactly. I don't think I've seen the elusive HE in the field since rec ball days 3+ years ago.
  • F
    My daughters current travel coach has the girls sit next to him and call pitches- they will say curve and why and he will call In The...
  • sluggers
    sluggers replied to the thread Injury Study.
    Pitching injuries are repetitive stress injuries--that is, doing the same thing over and over and over again. Carpal tunnel syndrome is...
  • F
    Devils advocate, but maybe if travel coaches did not ego trip and call every pitch since they were 8 they would know how to do it by...
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