Posts Tagged Athlete health

Gordon, Volquez lead KC over Cards in rain-shortened game

Kansas City Royals' Alex Gordon, right, celebrates with Kendrys Morales after Gordon hit a two-run home run during the second inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Expecting some rain, the Kansas City Royals tried to rush their way through five innings to make it an official game, and came away with a shortened win.

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Hawks’ G Korver out for the playoffs with sprained ankle

Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver (26) walks off the court after being injured against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the second half in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — Hawks guard Kyle Korver is done for the playoffs because of an ankle injury, another blow to a team already trailing Cleveland 2-0 in the Eastern Conference finals.

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Raptors’ Terrence Ross has ankle surgery

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Raptors guard Terrence Ross has had ankle surgery to remove bone spurs.

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Questions about safety hover over 99th Indianapolis 500

Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, drives through the first turn during the final practice session for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Friday, May 22, 2015.  (AP Photo/R Brent Smith)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — They call the Indianapolis 500 “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” for its high speeds, rich history, enormous crowd and the take-your-breath-away competition.

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Cubs fall to Diamondbacks in 13 innings on Ahmed’s hit

Arizona Diamondbacks' Nick Ahmed is lifted by his teammates as they celebrate after a walk-off RBI single against the Chicago Cubs after a baseball game, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Phoenix. The Diamondbacks won 5-4 in 13 innings. (AP Photo/Matt York)

PHOENIX (AP) — The Chicago Cubs seemed headed for their ninth victory in 11 games.

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