Stephen Strasburg has a torn ligament in his elbow and will need Tommy John surgery. He is expected to miss the rest of 2010 and either a good portion or all of 2011. Better now than in a play-off race I guess. A few things have to happen now. First, the trainers who see these pitchers everyday need to be fired. Second, Pitching coach Steve McCatty needs to be taken to a back alley and left for dead. Look at all the pitchers who have been hurt this year…..he tried to take Livans elbow only to realize it was made of duct tape. Just look at the list of guys who have gotten hurt-
We should’ve seen this one coming……it is apparent that no one in the organization knows how to take care of a young pitchers arm.