Latest Athlete injuries News

Braves 2B Ozzie Albies expected to miss about 8 weeks with broken wrist

Jul. 21, 2024 19:49 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Braves second baseman Ozzie Albies broke his left wrist late in Sunday's loss to the St. Louis Cardinals and is expected to miss about eight weeks. Albies got hurt trying to catch a throw when Michael Siani stole second in the ninth inning. Siani slid into Albies as...

Ravens coach John Harbaugh: Lamar Jackson can become the best quarterback in NFL history

Jul. 21, 2024 17:06 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Lamar Jackson missed the start of training camp because of an illness. Then Baltimore coach John Harbaugh delivered a bit of a speech, talking up his star quarterback at the end of his session with reporters. Following the Ravens' first...

Chiefs safety Justin Reid placed on non-football injury list

Jul. 21, 2024 14:51 PM EDT

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Safety Justin Reid joined a growing list of injured starters for the back-to-back champs as the Kansas City Chiefs kicked off their first full-squad workout of training camp. The club placed Reid on the non-football injury list with a quad issue. Jaden Hicks,...

Reds reliever Brent Suter placed on IL with partial shoulder muscle tear

Jul. 20, 2024 19:21 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Reds left-hander Brent Suter was placed on the 15-day injured list Saturday with a partially torn muscle in the back of his left shoulder, depriving the Cincinnati bullpen of a reliable arm as the team chases a playoff spot. The timetable for recovery is roughly...

Orioles active rookie Heston Kjerstad from concussion IL a week after 97 mph pitch hit his helmet

Jul. 20, 2024 18:04 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Baltimore Orioles rookie Heston Kjerstad was activated Saturday from the seven-day concussion injured list. Kjerstad was hit in the helmet by a 97 mph pitch from New York Yankees' Clay Holmes in the July 12 game between the AL East rivals, and both benches...

Theo Pourchaire replaces the injured Alexander Rossi for Arrow McLaren's IndyCar team in Toronto

Jul. 20, 2024 17:55 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — A broken right thumb forced Arrow McLaren driver Alexander Rossi out of the IndyCar street race at Exhibition Place, giving Frenchman Theo Pourchaire his sixth start of the season. Rossi was injured in practice Friday when his car hit a tire barrier and then skidded...

Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton could be ready for games late next week

Jul. 20, 2024 16:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton likely will be ready for game action late next week, though the team hasn't determined whether he will go on a minor league injury rehabilitation assignment. Stanton strained his left hamstring while running the bases on June 22 and...

Patrick Corbin works 6 sharp innings, Juan Yepez hits 3-run homer as Nationals beat Reds 8-5

Jul. 19, 2024 22:42 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin pitched six sharp innings on his 35th birthday, Juan Yepez hit a three-run homer and the Washington Nationals began the second half of the season by beating the Cincinnati Reds 8-5 on Friday night. Corbin (2-9) picked up a rare victory, retiring the...

Nashville midfielder Tyler Boyd out for season, will undergo reconstructive ACL surgery

Jul. 19, 2024 20:58 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville midfielder Tyler Boyd has been placed on the season-ending injury list and will undergo knee surgery, the club announced Friday. Boyd needs anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction surgery. He is expected to have the procedure in the coming weeks....

Injured and locked-out fans file first lawsuits over Copa America stampede and melee

Jul. 19, 2024 15:08 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The first lawsuits have been filed in connection with last weekend's melees that broke out when fans without tickets forced their way into the Copa America soccer tournament final at Hard Rock Stadium, with one person citing serious injuries and some ticket holders...