Athlete health

El arquero Sergio Romero (izquierda) conversa con su compañero Wilfredo Caballero, durante un entrenamiento de la selección de Argentina, el martes 22 de mayo de 2018, en Buenos Aires (AP Foto/Gustavo Garello)
May 23, 2018 - 10:03 am
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero will miss the World Cup because of a right knee injury. The Argentine soccer federation says the Manchester United reserve may need surgery. Romero was one of the three goalkeepers chosen by Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli for the 23-...
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Adrien Rabiot of Paris Saint Germain challenges for the ball with Jessy Deminguet of Caen during their League One soccer match at the Michel d'Ornano stadium in Caen, western France, Saturday, May 19, 2018. (AP Photo/David Vincent)
May 23, 2018 - 5:28 am
PARIS (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot has reportedly written to the French soccer federation and asked to be taken off the list of reserve players for the World Cup. Rabiot was left out of France's 23-man World Cup squad last week and was instead named by coach Didier Deschamps...
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Seattle Mariners' Jean Segura slides safely home ahead of the tag by Oakland Athletics catcher Jonathan Lucroy (21) during the 10th inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Segura scored on a double by Guillermo Heredia. The Mariners won 3-2. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron)
May 23, 2018 - 3:02 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The injuries keep piling up, and the Mariners keep winning. Seattle had four everyday players out on Tuesday night, but it hardly mattered. Mike Zunino hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning and Guillermo Heredia doubled home the tiebreaking run in the 10th as the Mariners...
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San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford (35) runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run off Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (45) during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
May 23, 2018 - 12:59 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Gerrit Cole's only major miscue against San Francisco came on a pitch to Brandon Crawford that will give his brother-in-law some bragging rights at family gatherings for years to come. Cole struck out eight over six innings to lead the Houston Astros to an 11-2 victory over the...
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Minnesota Twins pitcher Lance Lynn throws against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
May 23, 2018 - 12:57 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Lance Lynn walked off the mound in frustration Tuesday, despite his most efficient outing for the Minnesota Twins. After pitching well for a season-high 6 2/3 innings, hitting a batter and walking another to end his night left a sour taste in the right-hander's mouth. Brian...
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Arizona Diamondbacks' Jarrod Dyson catches a long fly ball hit by Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
May 23, 2018 - 12:41 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — As Domingo Santana's towering fly ball with two runners on in the fourth inning carried toward the center-field fence, the crowd at Miller Park cheered, anticipating the drive would break a scoreless tie and give the Milwaukee Brewers a lead. Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder...
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Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul (3) celebrates next to Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, May 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
May 23, 2018 - 12:30 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Chris Paul pounded the ball down demonstratively on Stephen Curry's home court in sheer delight. And maybe he sent a little message: These Rockets are for real and very much remain in the championship chase. Houston handled the defending champions in their hostile, imposing...
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FILE - In this May 12, 2018, file photo, Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price works against the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Saturday, May 12, 2018. Price ,coming off a complete-game victory over Baltimore, pitches against his original team and buddy Chris Archer when Boston visits Tampa Bay on Wednesday. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
May 23, 2018 - 12:20 am
A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday: OLD CONNECTIONS Red Sox lefty David Price (4-4), coming off a complete-game victory over Baltimore, pitches against his original team and buddy Chris Archer (3-3) when Boston visits Tampa Bay. "There will be a little bit of banter, but it's...
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Cleveland Indians' Jose Ramirez (11) hits a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs during the third inning of an interleague baseball game, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/David Banks)
May 23, 2018 - 12:15 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Jose Ramirez turned on a knee-high pitch and launched the Indians toward a lopsided victory. Ramirez hit his 14th homer and Cleveland routed the Chicago Cubs 10-1 on Tuesday night in their first meeting at Wrigley Field since the 2016 World Series. The AL Central leaders moved back...
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Atlanta Braves' Ozzie Albies, left, rounds the bases after hitting a home run off Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Vince Velasquez, right, during the third inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
May 22, 2018 - 11:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brandon McCarthy keeps finding ways to beat the Phillies. McCarthy tossed 5 2/3 sharp innings, Ozzie Albies hit his 14th homer and the Atlanta Braves beat Philadelphia 3-1 on Tuesday night. McCarthy (5-2) allowed one run and four hits with five strikeouts. He is 4-0 with a 2.08...
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