Athlete health

New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius hits a home run during the second inning of the team's baseball game against the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
June 12, 2018 - 10:16 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Didi Gregorius ended a long power outage with a pair of home runs, Washington slugger Bryce Harper left in the eighth inning after he was hit by a pitch for the second time, and the New York Yankees beat the Nationals 3-0 Tuesday night for their 10th win in 12 games. Harper returned...
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) and wide receiver Mohamed Sanu (12) talk during an NFL minicamp football practice Tuesday, June 12, 2018 in Flowery Branch, Ga. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
June 12, 2018 - 6:27 pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Julio Jones remains in coach Dan Quinn's good graces even after missing the opening day of the Atlanta Falcons' mandatory minicamp. Quinn said Tuesday he thought Jones, who missed voluntary offseason workouts , would participate in the minicamp. The coach said he found...
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New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham makes a catch during the team's NFL football practice, Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)
June 12, 2018 - 4:42 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. has been cleared to practice although the star New York Giants' receiver did little work in team periods at the opening of the first mandatory minicamp under new coach Pat Shurmur. Beckham, who missed several voluntary practices in the final phase of...
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Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo hits a home run during the 11th inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Monday, June 11, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
June 12, 2018 - 1:36 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Anthony Rizzo turned on the power with a long homer down the right-field line in the 11th inning. Jason Heyward delivered a tying single in the eighth against one of the toughest relievers in baseball. The Chicago Cubs dented the Milwaukee Brewers' normally lights-out bullpen to...
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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz, right, hugs teammate Kyle Seager after Cruz hit a two-run home run to score Jean Segura during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Monday, June 11, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
June 12, 2018 - 1:27 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Nelson Cruz homered twice and the surprising Seattle Mariners overcame Mike Trout's two home runs to beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-3 on Monday night. Ryon Healy hit a two-run shot for the Mariners, who chased Andrew Heaney early and won for the ninth time in 11 games. Seattle sits...
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Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo hits a home run during the 11th inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Monday, June 11, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
June 12, 2018 - 12:35 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Anthony Rizzo homered down the right-field line on the first pitch of a five-run 11th inning to help the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-2 on Monday night and jump into first place in the NL Central. Rizzo turned on a fastball down the middle from Matt Albers (3-2) for a...
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Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper watches his solo home run with San Francisco Giants catcher Nick Hundley during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
June 11, 2018 - 10:51 pm
A look at what's happening around the majors Tuesday: CLASH OF THE TITANS Bryce Harper and the Washington Nationals visit Yankee Stadium for the opener of a two-game interleague series between World Series contenders. With the Nationals playing the first of five straight games in American League...
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June 11, 2018 - 7:32 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A little more than a year after a life-threatening brain injury, Daniel Poncedeleon is ready to make his major league debut. The St. Louis Cardinals bought the 26-year-old right-hander's contract from Triple-A Memphis on Monday before they opened a three-game series against the San...
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Arizona Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt follows the flight of his triple to drive in two runs off Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Jerry Vasto in the seventh inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
June 11, 2018 - 2:38 am
A look at what's happening around the majors today: GOLDEN Arizona slugger Paul Goldschmidt is swinging a bruising bat after being stuck in a slump for much of the season. He tripled and doubled Sunday, and went 8 for 13 with four home runs and nine RBIs in a three-game sweep at Colorado...
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New York Mets pitcher Seth Lugo delivers to the New York Yankees during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 10, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
June 10, 2018 - 11:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Seth Lugo pitched six dominant innings in a stellar spot start, Todd Frazier hit a two-run homer off Luis Severino, and the New York Mets beat the Yankees 2-0 on Sunday night to snap an eight-game skid. Frazier went deep for the second consecutive night to help the Mets prevent a...
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