Former Atlanta Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson has died. He was 29.
Los Angeles Angles pitcher Tyler Skaggs died Monday at the age of 27, just a few hours before LA was set to play the Rangers. Police responded to a report of an unconscious man in a hotel room in Southlake, Texas, and pronounced him dead at the scene. According to the Southlake Police, no foul play is suspected and an investigation is ongoing.
Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher John Smoltz expresses his concerns with the increase in Tommy John surgeries among young pitchers.