Posts Tagged Athlete health

Jets top pick Pryor suffers possible concussion

New York Jets running back Calvin Pryor walks towards Jets NFL football training camp Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Cortland, N.Y.  (AP Photo)

CORTLAND, N.Y. (AP) — Calvin Pryor’s first NFL practice in full pads was short-lived.

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49ers RB Kendall Hunter out with torn ACL

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Michael Wihoite (57) warms up next to teammate Kendall Hunter (32) during an NFL football training camp on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers running back Kendall Hunter’s season is over before it began.

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Bolt clear of foot injury, ready for Comm Games

Usain Bolt of Jamaica and double Olympic champion at the 100 and 200 meters puts up his hands after a journalist asked a question at a press conference on the main press centre at the Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014, in Glasgow, Scotland, Saturday, July, 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Alasatir Grant)

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Almost immediately after Usain Bolt landed in Scotland, the level of hero worship afforded to him demonstrated just how important the sprint star’s participation is to the Commonwealth Games.

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Davis homers in 10th, Orioles edge Mariners 2-1

Seattle Mariners pitcher Charlie Furbush, left, stands on the mound as Baltimore Orioles' Chris Davis rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run in the 10th inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 25, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo)

SEATTLE (AP) — After leading the majors with 53 homers and 138 RBIs last year, Chris Davis has struggled to follow up his huge season at the plate.

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Butler’s pinch-hit HR lifts Royals over Indians

Kansas City Royals' Billy Butler hits a two-run home run during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, July 25, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Struggling Billy Butler found himself in a strange place, on the bench and out of the Kansas City Royals starting lineup.

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