Monthly Archives: August 2012

Aug 20

UCL Reconstruction Revision

By Dan Blewett | Tommy John Surgery

This is the video of the surgery. This second TJ surgery (they call them a revision) took an additional 40 minutes due to the scar tissue and cleanup related to the first UCL reconstruction (Tommy John Surgery) that I had. Dr.Kremchek gave me permission to (“Oh, I don’t care”) put this on YouTube. My favorite […]

Aug 02

What To Look For In A Pitching Instructor

By Dan Blewett | Pitching

The fall is coming up, which means time for young pitchers to start remaking themselves after a long summer of competition. Lessons and instruction are the foundation for both developing and honing good habits as a pitcher. The following is a list of criteria one should look for when choosing an instructor. Choose the right […]

Aug 01

A Note From Dan

By Dan Blewett | Tommy John Surgery

Dear Readers and Friends, I have been diagnosed with a torn UCL Graft of my pitching elbow; I’m going to be getting my second Tommy John Surgery. I am going to have Dr. Kremchek of Cincinnati perform my operation on August 7th, 2012. I’m in the unfortunate minority of those requiring multiple UCL reconstruction surgeries.