This is the rotational expression of valgus force.
The magnitude of valgus torque is equal to the valgus force multiplied by the force's distance from the axis of rotation. In the pitching motion, this means that valgus torque increases as forearm length increases and as valgus force increases.
The largest valgus torque values in pitching are the result of inertia.
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