Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Gardner, Yankees rough up Guthrie, Royals 14-1

New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) connects for a three-run home run against the Kansas City Royals during the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, May 25, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the New York Yankees quickly erased the memory of a lost weekend, romping past the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 14-1 Monday to end a six-game skid.

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Rays put 1B James Loney on disabled list with broken finger

Tampa Bay Rays' James Loney, right, steals third base ahead of the tag by Oakland Athletics third baseman Max Muncy during the eighth inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 24, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla.  The A's won the game 7-2. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays have put first baseman James Loney on the 15-day disabled list with a broken left middle finger.

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Hawks’ Horford ejected from Game 3 for elbow

Atlanta Hawks' Al Horford leaves the floor after being ejected during the first half in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs against the Cleveland Cavaliers Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Al Horford threw an elbow at Matthew Dellavedova during the game.

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LeBron’s triple-double helps Cavs top Hawks in thriller

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, lies exhausted on the floor after the Cavaliers beat the Atlanta Hawks 114-111 in overtime in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James dropped to his knees and slapped the floor with his hand.

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Justin Upton’s slam, 6 RBIs lead Shields, Pads over Dodgers

San Diego Padres' Justin Upton, right, hits a grand slam while Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Austin Barnes, left, and home plate umpire Alan Porter watch during the first inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Upton erupted Sunday, in a positive way for the San Diego Padres.

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