Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Dodgers OF Ethier leaves after getting hit on elbow

Los Angeles Dodgers' Andre Ethier is looked at by a trainer after getting hit by a pitch during the third inning of a spring training baseball exhibition game as manager Don Mattingly looks on against the Chicago White Sox in Glendale, Ariz., on Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Ethier left the game. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier left Tuesday’s 2-1 loss to the Chicago White Sox after he was hit on his right elbow by a pitch.

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AP Newsbreak: AP study projects average MLB salary tops $4M

In this March 15, 2015, file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw works against the Seattle Mariners in the first inning of a spring training baseball game in Peoria, Ariz. The average salary when opening-day rosters are finalized Sunday will break the $4 million barrier for the first time, according to a study of all major league contracts by The Associated Press. Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw tops players at $31 million and Los Angeles leads teams at nearly $273 million, easily a record.(AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Even before the first pitch of the 2015 season is thrown, an eye-popping baseball record will be set.

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Ellsbury returns after missing 2 weeks with injury

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury went 2 for 5 and played five flawless innings of defense in his first game since being sidelined two weeks ago by an oblique strain.

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Red Sox release Paulino, keep Quintero

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) — Right-hander Felipe Paulino has been released by the Boston Red Sox, who agreed to pay a $100,000 retention bonus to catcher Humberto Quintero.

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Nats’ third baseman Rendon seeks 3rd opinion on knee

VIERA, Fla. (AP) — Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon was scheduled to meet with Dr. Steven Singleton in Vail, Colorado, for a third opinion on his injured left knee.

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