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“Tommy John” surgery is a well-known procedure for baseball players with elbow ligament tears. Who is Tommy John?
The surgeon who first successfully performed the procedure
A Major League pitcher from 1963-1989 who was able to return to playing after having the procedure
An English anatomy professor who discovered the ligament in the 19th century
A Louisiana high-school pitcher who needed surgery to repair the ligament after throwing 193 pitches in one game