NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 11: Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Yankees leaves the game against the Cleveland Indians with trainer Gene Monohan in the seventh inning after suffering an injury on June 11, 2011 at Yankee Stadium. (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees, Bartolo Colon Hoping For Quick Return From 15-Day DL

Bartolo Colon was placed on the disabled list Sunday with a strained right hamstring, the latest blow to New York’s ailing rotation. But don’t worry, Yankees fans. The Bombers — and Colon — feel he’ll be back on the mound as soon as the hefty starter is eligible.


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Joba Chamberlain Has Torn Ligament, Tommy John Surgery Likely

Joba Chamberlain’s dye contrast MRI has revealed torn ligament and the pitcher will likely need Tommy John surgery, ending his season with the Yankees.


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Joba Chamberlain DL Stint Leaves Yankees Two Setup Men Short

Joba Chamberlain was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday with a stiff elbow, leaving the Yankees’ bullpen in dire straits.


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Yankees’ Rafael Soriano To Visit Dr. James Andrews After MRI No. 2

Yankees setup man Rafael Soriano is going to be examined by renowned orthopedist Dr. James Andrews after having a second MRI on his sore right elbow.


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Elbow Stiffness Still Bothering Yankees’ Rafael Soriano

Yankees reliever Rafael Soriano is still being slowed by his right elbow. The setup man felt discomfort during a bullpen session on Monday and his status is being re-evaluated.


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Rafael Soriano Could Return For Yankees-Red Sox; MRI Shows Inflammation

Yankees setup man Rafael Soriano is unlikely to need a trip to the disabled list after an MRI on Wednesday revealed only mild inflammation in his right elbow.


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Yankees’ Phil Hughes ‘Anxious’ To Find Cause Of Dead Arm

The Yankees are waiting for a diagnosis on injured pitcher Phil Hughes, who is scheduled for more tests Wednesday. “If they find something, they find something,” Hughes said. “I’m just anxious to figure out what’s going on.”


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A-Rod’s MRI ‘Clean’; Tuesday Return Possible For Yankees’ Slugger

Alex Rodriguez had a precautionary MRI on his lower back and side that “came back clean,” Joe Girardi said on Sunday. The three-time MVP is day to day and the team will see if he can play Tuesday night in Toronto.


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Injury Breakdown: The Facts On Francisco Cervelli’s Foot Fracture

Reports out of Yankee camp revealed that back-up catcher Francisco Cervelli has once again suffered an injury during spring training that will set him up to miss the early part of the season.


Rangers forward Brandon Dubinsky

Dubinsky Sidelined For Three To Four Weeks

Brandon Dubinsky has suffered a stress fracture of the fibula in his left leg, and is expected to be sidelined for three to four weeks.


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Jets’ Sanchez Has MRI On ‘Kind Of Sore’ Shoulder

Rex Ryan downplayed Monday’s MRI on Mark Sanchez’s sore shoulder, saying it was strictly “precautionary,” and #6 should be fine to play at Chicago next Sunday.


Miami Dolphins quarterback Chad Pennington (10) is tackled by Tennessee Titans wide receiver Marc Mariani while passing during the first quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 14, 2010, in Miami. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Injury Bug Again Bites Ex-Jet Pennington

Pennington’s season debut lasted only two plays before he departed with another injury to his troublesome right shoulder.


Haile Gebrselassie

Haile Gebrselassie Pulls Out Of NYC Marathon

World-record holder Haile Gebrselassie has pulled out of the New York City Marathon with an apparent right knee injury.



High-Tech MRIs May Lead To Early Autism Detection

There is promising news for families living with autistic children. Researchers at the University of Utah say they have found a better way to detect autism.


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Nets’ Murphy Out Indefinitely With Back Problem

The Nets says an MRI performed Friday confirmed a low back strain and inflammation.