Questions and answers surrounding Matt Harvey’s injury

Matt Harvey 1 polaroidWill Carroll has been writing about sports injuries for 12 years, appearing in SI.com and ESPN.com. He now writes for Bleacher Report, where he recently answered every question you probably have about Matt Harvey‘s injury and why he’s waiting to decide on surgery…

In Carroll’s opinion…

  • It’s worth it for Harvey to wait, possibly until December, to have the surgery…
  • Harvey was not showing signs of fatigue, according to¬†advanced research on PitchFX…
  • The team did a reasonable job of trying to keep their ace healthy during the season…
  • The Brewers and Orioles are the only teams that spend money to do biomechanical evaluations on all their pitchers…
  • If he is able to avoid surgery, he will be ready for spring training…
  • If he is forced to have Tommy John surgery, he will miss a minimum of 10 months and likely would miss the entire 2014 season…

To read more from Carroll, whose post is titled¬†Everything You Need to Know About Matt Harvey’s Elbow Injury and Recovery, click here.