Athlete injuries

Chicago White Sox's Jose Abreu, right, is hugged by Avisail Garcia (26) after a solo home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Saturday, April 29, 2017, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
April 29, 2017 - 6:08 pm
DETROIT (AP) — The Chicago White Sox are making breaks, and getting some, in a surge that has put them atop the AL Central. The Detroit Tigers, meanwhile, have plummeted under .500 for the first time this season. Melky Cabrera led off the 10th inning with a solo homer off Justin Wilson and Avisail...
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An NFL Draft flag flies near the Rocky statue during the second round of the 2017 NFL football draft, Friday, April 28, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
April 29, 2017 - 5:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times Eastern): 5:40 The SEC continues to lead all conferences with 49 players selected through six rounds. Among schools, Michigan is first with a school-record 11 draftees. Alabama is second with 10. Following the SEC in picks are the Atlantic...
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An NFL Draft flag flies near the Rocky statue during the second round of the 2017 NFL football draft, Friday, April 28, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
April 29, 2017 - 4:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times Eastern): 4:50 p.m. Defensive end Al-Quadin Muhammad, one of the players thrown off the Miami Hurricanes last August for breaking NCAA rules, has been drafted in the sixth round by the New Orleans Saints. Muhammad, who was found to have had...
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An NFL Draft flag flies near the Rocky statue during the second round of the 2017 NFL football draft, Friday, April 28, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
April 29, 2017 - 4:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times Eastern): 4:10 p.m. The Cleveland Browns raised some eyebrows by using the first pick of the sixth round on Florida defensive tackle Caleb Brantley, who is facing a domestic battery charge. According to a Gainesville police affidavit,...
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Sunderland's Wahbi Khazri, left, and Sunderland's Jermain Defoe show their dejection as their side concede during their English Premier League soccer match against AFC Bournemouth at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland, England, Saturday, April 29, 2017. (Richard Sellers/PA via AP)
April 29, 2017 - 3:41 pm
LONDON (AP) — No late escapes this year, Sunderland is leaving the Premier League. The northeast club is returning to the second tier after a decade in world soccer's richest league. Relegation was confirmed with four games remaining in the season after a 1-0 loss to Bournemouth on Saturday...
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An NFL Draft flag flies near the Rocky statue during the second round of the 2017 NFL football draft, Friday, April 28, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
April 29, 2017 - 3:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times Eastern): 3:25 p.m. The first quarterback taken in the fifth round was Pittsburgh's Nathan Peterman, who went to Buffalo with pick No. 171. So the quarterbacks taken so far in Day 3 have been Tennessee's Josh Dobbs and Peterman, a Tennessee...
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An NFL Draft flag flies near the Rocky statue during the second round of the 2017 NFL football draft, Friday, April 28, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
April 29, 2017 - 2:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times Eastern): 2:55 p.m. The first kicker is off the board. Cincinnati took Memphis kicker Jake Elliott in the fifth round with the 153rd overall pick in the draft. Elliott joins New England's Stephen Gostkowski as the only Memphis kickers ever...
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Edmonton Oilers defenseman Andrej Sekera celebrates his goal with center Leon Draisaitl, top, during the first period in Game 2 of a second-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series against the Anaheim Ducks in Anaheim, Calif., Friday, April 28, 2017. The Oilers won 5-3. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
April 29, 2017 - 2:20 am
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — While the Anaheim Ducks dominated the puck and peppered the Edmonton net with shots over the final 2 1/2 periods, Cam Talbot stood tall — when he wasn't sprawling, diving or gloving everything in sight. While Connor McDavid is getting most of the attention during the Oilers'...
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Philadelphia Eagles' fans cheer during the second round of the 2017 NFL football draft, Friday, April 28, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
April 29, 2017 - 2:19 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The City of Brotherly Love turned a boring event into an entertaining show. About 100,000 vocal fans gave everyone what they wanted and expected from Philadelphia: Boos! Tired of hearing about tossing snowballs at Santa Claus 49 years ago or how they cheered Michael Irvin's...
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Colorado Rockies' Trevor Story watches from the ground as Arizona Diamondbacks Robbie Ray (38) is forced out by Rockies' Pat Valaika, who tried unsuccessfully to turn a double play on A.J. Pollock during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Friday, April 28, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
April 29, 2017 - 1:42 am
PHOENIX (AP) — Kyle Freeland gave Colorado precisely what it needed after a tough few days for its pitching staff. The 23-year-old right-hander held the high-scoring Arizona Diamondbacks to a run over six effective innings and Trevor Story homered to help the Rockies win 3-1 Friday night. Colorado...
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