Tommy John conflicted about surgery’s new dictionary status

Tommy John conflicted about surgery’s new dictionary status Baseball fans will wince when they see Merriam-Webster’s newest addition: “Tommy John surgery.” The groundbreaking orthopedic procedure is named after former Dodgers and Yankees pitcher Tommy John, who has conflicted feelings about the recognition. “In one way, it’s very flattering,” John tells The Post. “It’s better to…

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SAL notes: Gilbert quickly finds his groove

SAL notes: Gilbert quickly finds his groove Logan Gilbert’s pro debut was put on hold after he was selected in the first round of the 2018 Draft, but the No. 5 Mariners prospect has been nothing short of dominant in his first starts for West Virginia this season. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190426&content_id=306578678&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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Toolshed: Mercado settling in with Tribe

Toolshed: Mercado settling in with Tribe Oscar Mercado was acquired by the Indians at last year’s deadline to increase the organization’s outfield depth, and after a hot start to 2019 with Columbus, he could be in position to do much more. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190426&content_id=306585874&fext=.jsp&vkey=toolshed&sid=milb

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