Posts Tagged Athlete health

Offensive line braces for Watt and Texans

New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings (23) runs away from Arizona Cardinals' Calais Campbell (93) during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J.  (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Since Pro Bowl guard Chris Snee retired at the start of training camp and high-priced free agent Geoff Schwartz was injured in a preseason game, there have been giant concerns about the New York’s offensive line.

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Browns TE, LB Mingo on practice field

Cleveland Browns linebacker Barkevious Mingo (51) warms up before practice at the NFL football team's facility in Berea, Ohio, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Mingo was back in practice after sitting out last Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints with injuries to both shoulders. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns Pro Bowl tight end Jordan Cameron and starting linebacker Barkevious Mingo both returned to practice after missing last week with shoulder injuries.

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Angels’ magic number drops to 2 despite loss

Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Cory Rasmus throws against the Seattle Mariners during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels inched closer to the AL West title despite one of their most lopsided losses of the season.

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Hicks, Twins rally in 9th to beat Tigers 4-3

Minnesota Twins' Aaron Hicks hits a walk off single to drive in the winning run off Detroit Tigers pitcher Joe Nathan in the ninth inning of a baseball game as the Twins beat the Tigers 4-3, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Aaron Hicks and the Minnesota Twins want to do more than just play out the string. That was certainly evident Tuesday night.

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Kazmir, sloppy Athletics lose 6-3 to Rangers

Oakland Athletics' Scott Kazmir, third from left, waits to be removed from the baseball game against the Texas Rangers by manager Bob Melvin, left, in the fifth inning Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Just when it looked like the Oakland Athletics had turned things around with consecutive wins in Seattle, they put together one of their sloppiest performances of the year.

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