Baseball pitch counts, year around play and who looks after a players arm are discussed by the famous Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. James Andrews, who patients include Michael Jordan, Jack Nicklaus, Emmitt Smith, John Smoltz, Troy Aikman, Charles Barkley, Roger Clemens, Andrei Markov, Bo Jackson, Ryan Broyles, Adrian Peterson just to name a few.
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While there are many opinions as to what is best for a Little League pitcher's arm. If the most well known doctor who has operated on some of the best known athletes of all time concludes that something is not good for your child you may want to listen. Whether you are the coach or parent it is your responsibility to keep the child save and injury free regardless of the score or importance of the game. There will always be another game, but your child only gets one arm.