“Tim Stauffer, the San Diego Padres right-hander… called up a medical website on his iPhone, entered his symptoms and came up with what could be appendicitis, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune,” ESPN reports. “Stauffer then called Padres head trainer Todd Hutcheson from his hotel room and described his findings.
ESPN reports, “Later that morning, Stauffer had his appendix removed laparoscopically without complications and was placed on the disabled list.”
Full article here.
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “elyman24” for the heads up.]