Posts Tagged Athlete health

Simon, Bruce lead Reds past Pirates 5-2

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Alfredo Simon delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — It looked like Alfredo Simon’s bubble was about to burst.

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Wild’s Matt Cooke gets 7-game suspension from NHL

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Wild left wing Matt Cooke has been suspended for seven games by the NHL for a knee-to-knee hit that injured Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie.

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Blues C Backes scratched for Game 4

CHICAGO (AP) — St. Louis center David Backes was scratched Wednesday night for Game 4 of the Blues’ first-round playoff series against the Chicago Blackhawks due to an upper-body injury.

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Injured players eager to get to work with Colts

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Dwayne Allen spent months envisioning the day he could get back to work for the Colts on the practice field.

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Trumbo to miss extended time with stress fracture

CHICAGO (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Mark Trumbo will be sidelined for an extended period because of a stress fracture in his left foot.

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