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Bill aims to change policy on youth athlete brain injury assessment
A mother who lost her son to a brain injury during a high school football game has spoken in support of a bill that would require an objective test to determine whether to pull an athlete out of a game or practice if a concussion is suspected. Currently, a youth athlete is removed from practice […]
Another “one and done” for the Blues. Knocked out in six games by Minnesota
Zach Parise scored twice and Devan Dubnyk made 30 saves to help the Minnesota Wild defeat the St. Louis Blues 4-1 in Game 6 to clinch the Western Conference First Round series at Xcel Energy Center on Sunday. The Central Division-champion Blues have now been eliminated in the first round of the playoffs in three […]
Achilles and ankle injury lands Wainwright on 15-day DL (AUDIO)
The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that right-handed pitcher Adam Wainwright will be placed on the 15-day disabled list with an injury to his left Achilles and left ankle. Catcher Cody Stanley has been recalled from Memphis (AAA). Wainwright, 33, injured his left lower ankle and Achilles during his at-bat in the top of the […]
Royals starting rotation gets socked by MLB after rumble with Sox
Seven players have received discipline for their roles in the on-field incident in the bottom of the seventh inning of Thursday’s game between the Kansas City Royals and the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago. The following players have been disciplined for their actions leading up to and/or during the incident: ·        […]
Blues on the brink of elimination after 4-1 Game 5 loss to Minnesota
Devan Dubnyk came up with a 36-save performance and four different players scored as Minnesota moved a step closer to advancing after recording a 4-1 decision over St. Louis in Game 5 of this Western Conference quarterfinal. Marco Scandella, Nino Niederreiter, Mikko Koivu and Charlie Coyle supplied offense for the Wild, who shook off a […]