Athlete health

April 04, 2018 - 8:56 am
NBA-SCHEDULE Cavaliers win battle of division leaders UNDATED (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers continue to shake their midseason malaise and demonstrate they are capable of making their fourth straight trip to the NBA Finals. LeBron James delivered 27 points, nine rebounds and six assists as the Cavs...
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Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne, 2nd left, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Swansea City at Etihad stadium in Manchester, England, Sunday, April 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
April 22, 2018 - 1:38 pm
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City is chasing more records now the Premier League title has been wrapped up. A 5-0 win over Swansea got the champions closer to a few of them. David Silva scored one goal and set up another for Raheem Sterling in the first half, before further strikes by...
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Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos cannot hold on to the ball as Seattle Mariners' Mike Zunino (3) slides in to score on a single by Dee Gordon during the third inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter)
April 22, 2018 - 2:12 am
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nelson Cruz hit consecutive pitches deep into the left-field seats at his former home. The first one was called foul. There was no question about the next swing. Cruz hit the first of Seattle's three home runs, his 100th at the Rangers ballpark, and the Mariners went on to a...
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Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sean Manaea, right, celebrates with catcher Jonathan Lucroy after pitching a no-hitter against the Boston Red Sox during a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, April 21, 2018. The A's won 3-0. (AP Photo/John Hefti)
April 22, 2018 - 2:02 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Sean Manaea might've been the only person at the Oakland Coliseum who didn't realize he was still working on a no-hitter. After a dropped popup in the fifth inning, the Athletics lefty figured it was over. "I didn't even think about it until I looked up in the seventh or...
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Arizona Diamondbacks' Chris Owings, right, dives safely back to first base as San Diego Padres relief pitcher Adam Cimber, left, reaches out for a late throw during the sixth inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
April 22, 2018 - 1:29 am
PHOENIX (AP) — Zack Godley and the bullpen provided the pitching. Godley was also among the players who came through with their bats. Godley settled down after a shaky start to throw 5 1/3 solid innings and single in a run to lead the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 6-2 victory over the San Diego Padres...
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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu, of South Korea, throws against the Washington Nationals during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
April 22, 2018 - 12:54 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger's Bobblehead Night and Joc Pederson's birthday took a back seat to the night Hyun-Jin Ryu had. Ryu threw seven dominant innings to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 4-0 victory over the Washington Nationals on Saturday night. "Just the way he was mixing his pitches...
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Colorado Rockies center fielder Charlie Blackmon, left, fields a single off the bat of Chicago Cubs' Albert Almora Jr. as Rockies second baseman DJ LeMahieu pursues the ball in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Denver.(AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
April 22, 2018 - 12:31 am
DENVER (AP) — Tyler Anderson has had plenty of success on the mound in his young career, so he was happy to contribute at the plate. And he didn't need to swing to help the Colorado Rockies rebound against the Chicago Cubs. Anderson pitched six strong innings and drew a key walk in a five-run fifth...
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Houston Astros starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel throws against the Chicago White Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
April 22, 2018 - 12:16 am
CHICAGO (AP) — The Houston Astros and Josh Reddick just keep climbing — and pouring frustration on the Chicago White Sox. Reddick hit a grand slam and a solo homer, and the Astros pounded the reeling White Sox 10-1 on Saturday night for their fifth straight win. Already struggling on the field —...
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Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron (37) tries to shoot against Toronto Maple Leafs' Frederik Andersen (31), of Denmark, during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
April 21, 2018 - 11:56 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The Toronto Maple Leafs opened another 4-1 lead in Boston, and this time they held on. Just barely. Five years after blowing a three-goal lead in a playoff elimination game against the Bruins, Toronto killed off a 5-on-3 and three more penalties to beat the Bruins 4-3 in Game 5 on...
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Atlanta Braves' Johan Camargo dives across home plate for the winning run as New York Mets catcher Jose Lobaton, left, reaches for him during the ninth inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Atlanta. The Braves won 4-3. (AP Photo/John Amis)
April 21, 2018 - 11:47 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — A pair of perfectly placed ground balls helped the Atlanta Braves pull off an unexpected win over the New York Mets. Johan Camargo tripled home the tying run, then scored on Ender Inciarte's bunt single as the Atlanta Braves scored twice in the ninth inning off Mets closer Jeurys...
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