Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Nieuwenhuis has 4 hits for Mets in win over Braves

New York Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee delivers a pitch during the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Kissimmee, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Dillon Gee allowed two runs in two innings and Kirk Nieuwenhuis went 4 for 4 and scored a run, leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday.

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New Blue Jacket Clarkson to miss 4-6 weeks with torn muscle

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus Blue Jackets right wing David Clarkson will miss four to six weeks with a torn oblique muscle suffered Tuesday night against the Washington Capitals.

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Machado, Wieters return for Orioles in loss to Tigers

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Matt Wieters and Manny Machado each were hitless in three at-bats in their first game since their seasons were cut short by injuries last year, and the Baltimore Orioles lost to the Detroit Tigers 5-4 Wednesday.

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Tigers release Hanrahan who’ll have another Tommy John

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The Detroit Tigers have released Joel Hanrahan from a minor league contract and said the right-hander will have his second Tommy John surgery on March 18.

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With McCoy trade, Kelly proves every player expendable

In this Dec. 20, 2014, file photo, Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy carries the ball during an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md. A person familiar with the deal says the Eagles have agreed to trade star running back McCoy for Buffalo Bills linebacker Kiko Alonso. The person spoke under condition of anonymity Tuesday night, March 3, 2015, because the teams had not announced the deal. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Chip Kelly’s latest bold move is another example of his coaching philosophy: “Culture beats scheme.”

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