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Old 07-01-2013, 02:38 PM
blandman blandman is offline
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Here's another really good read on the topic of arm mechanics, and the war between doctors/biomechanic-specialists/science and traditionalists.

"The picture that emerges is of baseball at war with itself over the health of its arms. In one corner stands a cottage industry of scientists and biomechanics-promoting coaches who study motion for a living and have determined, through high-speed video analysis, that the sport's ignorance of arm-saving science is a shameful oversight. In the other is major league baseball, which, with rare and fleeting exceptions, clings to a deep-rooted tradition..."
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