Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Collmenter shuts down Giants, gets three hits in D-backs win

Arizona Diamondbacks' Josh Collmenter watches a pitch to the San Francisco Giants in the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 17, 2015, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pitcher Jake Peavy has no answer to what is wrong with the San Francisco Giants. Manager Bruce Bochy is hoping he can figure it out, and fast.

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Trout hits 2 HRs to lead Angels past Astros, 6-3

Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout is congratulated by third base coach Gary DiSarcina after a home run in the sixth inning against the Houston Astros in a baseball game Friday, April 17, 2015, in Houston. (Gary Coronado/Houston Chronicle via AP)

HOUSTON (AP) — Mike Trout was more concerned about getting a win than setting a record.

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Plouffe’s homer in 11th lifts Twins over Indians 3-2

Cleveland Indians pitcher Corey Kluber, left, reaches for the ball as he covers home, allowing Minnesota Twins’ Chris Herrmann, right, to score on his throw in the sixth inning of a baseball game, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Trevor Plouffe led off the 11th inning with a soaring home run to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 3-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.

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Stanton questions Marlins’ drive after 4-1 loss to Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton took little pleasure in matching a mark held by Hank Aaron and Ryan Howard.

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Colon does it all, leads Mets past Miami for 6th win in row

New York Mets' Bartolo Colon pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins on Friday, April 17, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets fans roared at Bartolo Colon’s sacrifice fly and fine fielding play. They cheered Juan Lagares’ diving catch. And they high-fived one another after the final out of another victory.

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