Athlete health

President Donald Trump presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Tiger Woods during a ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Monday, May 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
May 06, 2019 - 8:01 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump awarded golfer Tiger Woods the nation's highest civilian honor on Monday, describing the 43-year-old as a "true legend" who transformed golf and then fought through years of injury to return to the sport's summit. Trump awarded Woods with the Presidential...
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Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price throws to a Chicago White Sox batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Chicago, Thursday, May 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
May 06, 2019 - 12:48 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Boston Red Sox left-hander David Price has been placed on the 10-day injured list because of tendinitis in his pitching elbow. Boston announced the move Monday, a day ahead of Price's scheduled start at Baltimore. The 33-year-old Price is 1-2 with a 3.75 ERA in six starts and has...
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Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer delivers a pitch during the third inning of the team's baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Wednesday, May 1, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
May 06, 2019 - 2:18 am
A look at what's happening around the majors today: SCHERZER SKID Washington has lost each of Max Scherzer's last four starts, the longest such stretch for the three-time Cy Young winner since 2015. Scherzer hasn't started five straight team losses since the 2009-10 seasons, a six-start skid that...
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Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant hits a grand slam during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Sunday, May 5, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
May 05, 2019 - 11:55 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — By the time Kris Bryant's drive sailed over the wall in center field, that tough start for the Chicago Cubs was long gone. Brushed away by one dazzling stretch. Bryant hit his fourth career grand slam in Chicago's six-run eighth inning, and the Cubs pounded the St. Louis Cardinals 13...
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Portland Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu, center, shoots between Denver Nuggets forward Paul Millsap, right, and center Nikola Jokic, left, during the first half of Game 4 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series Sunday, May 5, 2019, in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)
May 05, 2019 - 10:11 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 21 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists for his second straight triple-double and fourth of the playoffs, and the Denver Nuggets evened their Western Conference semifinal series against the Trail Blazers at 2-2 with a 116-112 victory on Sunday. Jamal Murray led...
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Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) drives past Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving during the first half of Game 3 of a second round NBA basketball playoff series in Boston, Friday, May 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
May 05, 2019 - 5:31 pm
The scenario is simple right now for Milwaukee and Golden State: Win a road game on Monday, go home toting a 3-1 series lead and be one win away from a spot in the NBA's version of the Final Four. The scenario is equally simple for Boston and Houston: Win a home game on Monday, or else. Top-seeded...
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San Jose Sharks' Joonas Donskoi, left, and Evander Kane celebrate a goal by Tomas Hertl (48) during the third period of Game 5 of the team's NHL hockey second-round playoff series against the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday, May 4, 2019, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
May 05, 2019 - 1:53 am
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — As loud as the Shark Tank got following Tomas Hertl's two goals, the roar was even more deafening when injured captain Joe Pavelski emerged from the tunnel to wave a towel for the fans in the third period. Hertl's goals led the San Jose Sharks to a 2-1 victory over the...
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Chicago Cubs' Javier Baez reacts after hitting a home run during the eighth inning of the team's baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)
May 04, 2019 - 10:32 pm
A look at what's happening around the majors Sunday: A CUBBIN' DRUBBIN' Javier Baez and the Cubs look to finish off a three-game sweep of the Cardinals at Wrigley Field. After a 2-7 start that had some fans wondering what was wrong with the Cubbies, a win over St. Louis would put them in the NL...
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New York Giants first round draft pick Daniel Jones, 6th overall, talks to reporters during NFL football rookie camp, Friday, May 3, 2019, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
May 04, 2019 - 5:24 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After two days of rookie minicamp, it's easy to see why the New York Giants drafted Daniel Jones of Duke with the No. 6 pick. He reminds them of someone they know: Eli Manning. Jones can throw all the passes. His focus is football. And when he talks about life in the...
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Cincinnati Reds' Matt Kemp, right, talks with umpire Lance Barrett after being called out on strikes during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in San Diego, Sunday, April 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)
May 04, 2019 - 4:29 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds have released injured outfielder Matt Kemp just over four months after acquiring the 2018 All-Star from the Los Angeles Dodgers. Cincinnati announced the move Saturday. Kemp hit .200 with one homer and five RBIs before Cincinnati placed him on the injured list April 23...
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