America's pastime has become increasingly competitive among young athletes.
Playing multiple games per week — along with the repetitive motion of the overhead throw — causes stress to the musculoskeletal system and exposes baseball players to overuse injuries.
To help avoid injury and stay healthy through the entire baseball season, see the following articles and pointers:
For athletes who have experienced a sports-related injury, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine’s orthopaedic surgeons and board certified physical therapists will help to speed recovery and restore function.
After experiencing soreness and achiness in his right throwing elbow, his family turned to the experts at UPMC.
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