TCU's Maxwell shines after recovery

Updated: June 10, 2010, 12:37 PM ET
By Josh Davis | ESPNDallas.com

FORT WORTH, Texas -- On paper, it might be hard to see how TCU ace Steven Maxwell made the quantum leap from a 3-2 record with a 6.10 ERA in 2009 to his 11-1 mark and 2.51 ERA this year.

It's hard to tell the difference in person as well. The only telltale sign is a small scar on his left wrist.

Maxwell had a small ligament removed from his wrist and placed into his right elbow during an ulner collateral ligament reconstruction. Tommy John surgery, if you will.

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