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Biceps Tendinitis Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 07 August 2019 · 547 views
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Biceps Tendinitis Q&A Biceps Tendinitis in Pitchers Q&A

A request was made by a poster for me to write a blog covering biceps tendinitis. This is actually a fairly complicated topic with quite a bit of controversy, but I’ll do my best to share some basic info that hopefully TD peeps will find interesting. There are some technical parts, so apologies for that,...


Buxton Shoulder Q&A- What is a shoulder 'subluxation'?

Posted by Heezy1323 , 05 August 2019 · 1,267 views
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Buxton Shoulder Q&A- What is a shoulder 'subluxation'? Byron Buxton Shoulder Injury Q&A

Byron Buxton, as we all know, is an outstanding center fielder for our Twins. Unfortunately, he has dealt with a variety of injuries that have cost him significant time over the past few seasons. This weekend he sustained an injury to his left shoulder that was termed a ‘subluxation’ and is headed back to...


Graterol Shoulder Impingement Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 27 May 2019 · 1,355 views
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Graterol Shoulder Impingement Q&A Brusdar Graterol Shoulder Impingement Q&A

Heralded Twins prospect Brusdar Graterol was recently shut down and placed on the IL for ‘shoulder impingement’. This is concerning given how promising a start to the 2019 season Graterol has had and what it could mean for his future.

So what is ‘shoulder impingement’? And when might it need surge...


Logan Morrison Hip Injury Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 16 August 2018 · 1,132 views
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Logan Morrison Hip Impingement Q&A

Twins DH/1B Logan Morrison was recently shut down for the remainder of the season and, by reports, is expected to undergo surgery for a hip condition that has been bothering him for much of the year. The problem is being reported as ‘hip impingement’, which is a fairly common diagnosis. Some may recall tha...


Royce Lewis Knee Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 18 June 2018 · 1,453 views
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Royce Lewis Knee Q&A Royce Lewis: Patellar Tendinopathy

The Twins community recently received some concerning news about highly-regarded prospect Royce Lewis. Lewis left the Cedar Rapids Kernels Saturday game with what is being reported as ‘patellar tendinitis’, which has been causing him trouble off-and-on for about a month. But what is ‘patellar tendinitis’ exact...


Jason Castro Knee Surgery Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 16 May 2018 · 1,276 views
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Jason Castro Knee Surgery Q&A Jason Castro Meniscus Surgery Q&A
Twins starting catcher Jason Castro went on the DL May 5th with pain in his right knee. Initially, it was reported that Castro underwent a cortisone injection and was hopeful to return to the lineup soon. Unfortunately, after traveling to Vail, CO to see noted orthopedic surgeon Dr. Robert LaPrade, Castro is...


Wander Javier injury Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 11 May 2018 · 1,095 views
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Wander Javier injury Q&A News came down yesterday that highly-touted Twins SS prospect Wander Javier will undergo season-ending surgery on his left (non-throwing) shoulder to repair a torn labrum. According to LEN, this was an injury that was suffered initially late last season, but initially the decision was made to attempt to treat Javier with rehabilitation. Unfortunately, he...