March 16, 2015
Tomorrow, I will undergo right ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction.
A tendon in my right wrist will be transplanted into my elbow.
It will take one year to make a comeback.
Looking back, in elementary school, junior high, and high school, I had a low tolerance for pain, and I was physically susceptible to injury.
Still, I entered professional baseball in 2005, and I think I have thrown a lot over the past ten years.
Until the middle of my second year as a professional, I was physically and mentally weak, but