COVID-19 Update: Vaccine notifications will go through MyScripps and email — please do not call your doctor. Learn more.

Scripps Develops New iPad App to Track Pitchers' Health

Scripps at vanguard of digital data collection for athletes

Team physician Heinz Hoenecke, MD, examines a player during spring training.

Team physician Heinz Hoenecke, MD, examines a player during spring training.

A story in the Feb. 17, 2011 San Diego Union-Tribune describes how Scripps doctors have developed a new iPad app to help Padres’ trainers keep better track of pitchers’ day-to-day health. The goal is to spot trends and intervene where necessary to avoid or minimize injuries and maximize on-field performance.


The UT article "Pads Get High-Tech to Track Pitchers’ Health" is not available at this time.

Media Contact

Stephen Carpowich
858-678-7183
carpowich.stephen@scrippshealth.org
Follow me: @Carpowich