Athlete health

Tampa Bay Rays' Daniel Robertson, right, scores on a single by Willy Adames as New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez fields a wide throw during the fourth inning of a baseball game Friday, June 22, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
June 25, 2018 - 2:38 am
A look at what's happening around baseball today: THIRTEEN AND COUNTING Edwin Jackson is set to play for his 13th team in the majors, matching the most by any big leaguer. The injury-depleted Athletics are promoting him from Triple-A to start at Detroit. The 34-year-old righty will tie the clubs...
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Cincinnati Reds' Jesse Winker hits a three-run home run off Chicago Cubs relief pitcher Pedro Strop in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Sunday, June 24, 2018, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
June 24, 2018 - 8:09 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — Once pitcher Mike Lorenzen homered, the Cincinnati Reds got rolling again. Lorenzen connected for a pinch-hit shot to begin Cincinnati's comeback, Jesse Winker added a pinch-hit, three-run homer in a big seventh, and the Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 8-6 Sunday for their seventh...
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Spain's players smile during the official training on the eve of the group B match between Morocco and Spain at the Mirny stadium in Kaliningrad, Russia, Sunday, June 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
June 24, 2018 - 6:28 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Sunday at the World Cup (all times local): 1:10 a.m. Portugal and Spain want routine victories to lock up its place in the knockout rounds. The first day of simultaneous matches at the tournament Monday includes Portugal playing Iran at the same time its neighbor and...
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Justin Turner hits a solo home run during the 11th inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets at Citi Field, Sunday, June 24, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
June 24, 2018 - 6:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Watching from the visitor's dugout, Justin Turner saw his teammates spray Citi Field with a bunch of home runs and figured the Los Angeles Dodgers wouldn't need any from him. His power proved to be the difference. Turner hit the Dodgers' seventh home run of the game, a go-ahead...
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Egypt's Mohamed Salah, left, speaks with goalkeeper Essam El Hadary during Egypt's official training on the eve of the group A match between Saudi Arabia and Egypt at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Volgograd Arena, in Volgograd, Russia, Sunday, June 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
June 24, 2018 - 12:37 pm
VOLGOGRAD, Russia (AP) — Egypt striker Mohamed Salah's shoulder injury appeared Sunday to have significantly improved before the Pharaohs' last World Cup game against Saudi Arabia. The 26-year-old Liverpool player, however, didn't seem to be 100-percent fit during warmup drills in the team's final...
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Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws to a New York Mets batter during the second inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 23, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
June 24, 2018 - 12:30 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Clayton Kershaw felt strong — if not quite effective — in his return from the disabled list. That was good enough for the Los Angeles Dodgers. They had muscle to spare against the New York Mets. Kershaw and Jacob deGrom stumbled in an unexpected ace showdown, Matt Kemp hit a pinch...
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FILE - In this May 31, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws to a Philadelphia Phillies batter during the third inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles. Kershaw is set to make a surprise return from the disabled list Saturday, June 23, 2018, starting for the Dodgers in a marquee matchup against New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
June 23, 2018 - 8:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Clayton Kershaw was shaky in an abbreviated return to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night. Kershaw came off the disabled list and allowed two runs in three innings against the New York Mets. He threw 55 pitches, starting out strong before laboring through his final inning. The...
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Cincinnati Reds' Anthony DeSclafani, left, hits a grand slam off Chicago Cubs relief pitcher Brian Duensing in the third inning of a baseball game, Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
June 23, 2018 - 7:41 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — Anthony DeSclafani hit the first grand slam by a Cincinnati pitcher in 59 years, helping the last-place Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 11-2 on Saturday for their sixth consecutive victory. It was Cincinnati's third slam in five days and major league-leading seventh of the season, two...
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The flags of England and Panama with the logo of FIFA up on the superstructure of the Nizhny Novgorod stadium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. England will play Panama in a group G match Sunday in Nizhny Novgorod. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
June 23, 2018 - 6:20 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Saturday at the World Cup (all times local): 1:11 a.m. If more stoppage-time drama is too much to ask of this suddenly stunner-filled World Cup, at least Sunday could bring more clarity about which teams will make it out of their groups. England starts the day with a...
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Brazil head coach Tite gestures during the group E match between Brazil and Costa Rica at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
June 23, 2018 - 1:45 pm
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Brazil doctors have been busy lately at the World Cup, with even the team's coach needing medical attention. Douglas Costa and Danilo have been ruled out of the match against Serbia on Wednesday, the team said Saturday, but added Brazil coach Tite was doing just fine despite...
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