Pitcher throwing baseball

Although throwing a baseball may seem like a natural motion, the strenuous repetition of throwing can pose a serious threat to a player’s health. Any player on the field is at risk for an injury, but a pitcher is most susceptible to throwing injuries. With the right care pitchers can prolong their careers and throwing arm, but a serious injury could not only affect their playing time but also their long-term health. Here are the most common baseball throwing injuries an athlete may experience to help you recognize your injuries before they become worse.

Shoulder Instability