Scott Elbert

Currently on the disabled list, designated hitter David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox tests his injured heel with team trainers. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Sims: Injured Baseball Players Continue To Return To Action Prematurely

Of the many current injuries in Major League Baseball, a number of them might have been avoided with a slower progression back to the field. Others appear to be exacerbations waiting to happen.

09/05/2012

David Wright of the New York Mets. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets Lose In 12 Innings, Swept By Dodgers

The Mets were swept by the Dodgers and lost in extra innings on Sunday. For the first time this season, the Mets are below .500.

07/22/2012