Athlete injuries

Seattle Mariners Mike Zunino, second from right, is doused with sports drink by teammate Guillermo Heredia, right, after Zunino hit a walk-off solo home run against the Minnesota Twins during the 12th inning of a baseball game, Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Seattle. The Mariners won 4-3. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
May 27, 2018 - 2:47 am
SEATTLE (AP) — After seeing long fly balls to center field die on the warning track as the night progressed, Mike Zunino knew if he got a chance at one swing to end it, he was going to do all he could to not hit it to center. "I tried to hit smart one time," Zunino joked. Zunino turned on a 2-2...
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Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout, left, runs after hitting a home run off New York Yankees starting pitcher Sonny Gray, right, during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 26, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
May 27, 2018 - 1:10 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Saturday night, center stage, under the Yankee Stadium spotlight. And the best player in baseball put on quite a show. Mike Trout homered and doubled three times during his first five-hit game in the majors as the Los Angeles Angels quickly recovered from a rocky start in rolling to...
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Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant, left, reaches for the ball in front of Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, May 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
May 27, 2018 - 12:05 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson hit nine 3-pointers and scored 35 points, the Warriors held James Harden down in the second half, and Golden State rallied from an early 17-point deficit to stave off elimination with a 115-86 victory over the Houston Rockets on Saturday night to force a...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, May 22, 2018, file photo, Houston Rockets' Chris Paul watches during the second half in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, Calif. The Rockets will be without star guard Chris Paul for Game 6 because of a strained hamstring, a huge blow for a team trying to close out the Warriors. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
May 26, 2018 - 8:39 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Rockets star Chris Paul is receiving treatment "around the clock" on his injured right hamstring and coach Mike D'Antoni hopes it will only be a matter of days before he is healthy again. The timeline remained unclear whether Paul might be fine to play a possible Game 7 if...
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Real Madrid's Gareth Bale celebrates with the trophy after winning the Champions League Final soccer match between Real Madrid and Liverpool at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, May 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
May 26, 2018 - 7:11 pm
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Latest on the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid (all times local): 2 a.m. Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo immediately raised doubts about staying at Real Madrid amid celebrations of the team's 3-1 win over Liverpool in Saturday's Champions League...
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In this Friday, May 25, 2018 photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' George Hill, right, talks with Kevin Love after Love hit his head in the first half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics in Cleveland. Love injured his head in Game 6 and his status for Game 7 remains unclear. Love banged heads with Boston rookie Jayson Tatum in the first quarter and sat out the second half of Cleveland’s 109-99 win as a precaution. (AP Photo/Phil Long)
May 26, 2018 - 2:20 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love will miss Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Celtics with a concussion. The team said Saturday that Love, who bashed heads with Boston rookie Jayson Tatum in the first half of Cleveland's Game 6 win on Friday night, experienced...
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Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia speaks to teammates in the dugout before an interleague baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Fenway Park, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Boston. Pedroia is making his return after recovering from an injury. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
May 26, 2018 - 11:55 am
BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia's comeback from offseason knee surgery is complete. The 2008 AL MVP and four-time All Star is in Boston's starting lineup for Saturday's interleague game against the Atlanta Braves. The 34-year-old Pedroia admitted to some nervousness in the...
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Seattle Mariners starting pitcher James Paxton throws to a Minnesota Twins batter during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, May 25, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
May 26, 2018 - 1:32 am
SEATTLE (AP) — James Paxton made one mistake, missing on his location with the only pitch he wanted back from another dominant performance. It made the big Seattle lefty angry — well, at least as angry as Paxton can get. "I think I got a little upset there and started letting it rip a little more...
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Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James reacts after making a 3point shot during the second half of Game 6 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers won 109-99. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)
May 26, 2018 - 12:44 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James chose Boston as the place he'll play next. Game 7 is on. And any talk about James' future is on hold. Delivering another performance for the ages, James scored 46 points and preserved his reign atop the Eastern Conference for at least one more game as the Cleveland...
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Houston Astros' Jose Altuve celebrates after hitting a two-run double off Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Andrew Miller during the eighth inning of a baseball game Friday, May 25, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Dermer)
May 26, 2018 - 12:41 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Houston Astros kicked off a late rally Friday night against relief ace Andrew Miller, then put their entire offensive arsenal on display. Jose Altuve tied it with a two-run double off Miller in the eighth and then scored the go-ahead run on Marwin Gonzalez's squeeze bunt, and...
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