8:52 PM EDT, Mon September 15, 2014
Newark Star-Ledger 3 hours ago

Redskins coach Jay Gruden hopeful Robert Griffin III can return this season from ankle injury

Gruden said Griffin will be in a cast for a couple weeks, but starting QB won't need surgery on injured left ankle.
CSN Washington 13 hours ago

Griffin's injury will drive key decisions for Redskins

The dislocated ankle that Robert Griffin III suffered will trigger key organizational decisions in both the short and long term.
CSN Washington 4 hours ago

Gruden will decide on starting QB when Griffin returns

Jay Gruden would not commit to Robert Griffin III returning to his starting quarterback job when he returns from injury.
Mike Jones / Redskins Insider | Washington Post 11 hours ago

Five observations from the Redskins’ win over the Jaguars

What a day it was at FedEx Field on Sunday: an extremely rare blowout victory for the Washington Redskins, but another devastating injury for Robert Griffin III, and continued doubts about the future of the franchise’s most important position. We’ll find out later today just how bad the damage is for Griffin, although we know […]
Polk active for Birds; Marcus Smith is not

Polk active for Birds; Marcus Smith is not

Running back Chris Polk, bothered by a hamstring injury since the early days of training camp, is active for tonight's game in Indianapolis.
Brandon Lee Gowton / Bleeding Green Nation 1 hour ago

Chris Polk active, Marcus Smith II inactive for Eagles-Colts

The Eagles' first round pick from the 2014 NFL Draft will not be active for the team's Week 2 match-up against the Colts. The Philadelphia Eagles have announced their game day inactive list in preparation for their NFL Week 2 game against the Indianapolis Colts. Running back Chris Polk is ACTIVE. Rookie...
Tanaka hit hard but goes four scoreless

Tanaka hit hard but goes four scoreless

Masahiro Tanaka pitched four scoreless innings in today’s instructional league game. He struck out three, gave up six hits and was hit hard several times while playing with and against a group of mostly teenagers, including several of this year’s international signings. Tanaka allowed two hits and got a double play in the first inning. […] The post Tanaka hit hard but goes four scoreless appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Mark Feinsand / New York Daily News 5 hours ago

Masahiro Tanaka one step closer to return after simulated game

Masahiro Tanaka passed his latest test in his quest to return from an elbow injury. Is a major-league start up next?
New York Post 5 hours ago

Masahiro Tanaka unsure if Yankees return will be next step

TAMPA — Masahiro Tanaka’s third simulated game may or may not have been a final tuneup for the $175 million investment’s re-entry into the big leagues. “I don’t know, it’s...
Orange County Register 48 mins ago
Progress for Hamilton as Angels try to clinch playoff spot

Progress for Hamilton as Angels try to clinch playoff spot

ANAHEIM – The questions over Josh Hamilton’s puzzling injury may soon be over. Hamilton took three rounds of batting practice on the field Monday afternoon and then both he and Mike Scioscia said his return could come as soon as Wednesday....
Rotoworld 2 hours ago

Hamilton (shoulder) hopes to return Wednesday - Josh Hamilton (OF) Los Angeles Angels

Josh Hamilton (shoulder) is hoping to be back in the Angels' lineup on Wednesday.

Adam LaRoche among six finalists for Marvin Miller man of the year award

Adam LaRoche is among six finalists for the Marvin Miller man of the year award, presented each year to the player who inspires others with his on-field performance and off-the-field contributions to his community. The award is presented by the MLB Players Association and named after the influential former union head who died in 2012. LaRoche […]
Washington Post 1 hour ago

Nats Journal: Adam LaRoche among six finalists for Marvin Miller man of the year award

Adam LaRoche is among six finalists for the Marvin Miller man of the year award, presented each year to the player who inspires others with his on-field performance and off-the-field contributions to his community. The award is presented by the MLB Players Association and named after the influential...
Newark Star-Ledger 2 hours ago
Yankees' Derek Jeter doesn't want to hear about 0-for-24 streak

Yankees' Derek Jeter doesn't want to hear about 0-for-24 streak

"Is it his age? I can't tell you yes or no," manager Joe Girardi says
Tampa Bay Times 3 hours ago

Jeter's time in Tampa started with tears

    ST. PETERSBURG - Retiring Yankees star Derek Jeter acknowledged Monday that his love affair with the Tampa Bay area got off to quite a rocky start.

Ryan Zimmerman to begin playing in rehab games this week

As he nears a return from his torn right hamstring, Ryan Zimmerman underwent a full workout Monday afternoon in Viera, Fla., and could rejoin the Nationals before the end of the week. Zimmerman has missed 50 games since he tore his hamstring trying to beat out a double play July 22 in Colorado. Zimmerman flew […]
Nats Insider | CSN Washington 2 hours ago

Zimmerman ready for game action in Viera

ATLANTA — Ryan Zimmerman participated in a full workout Monday at the Nationals’ spring training complex in Viera, and the injured third baseman now will begin playing in simulated games in anticipation of returning from a major hamstring strain for the final week of the regular season. Zimmerman is slated to play three innings at…
Tampa Tribune 2 hours ago

McCoy, other injured Bucs have little time to heal

TAMPA -- Gerald McCoy stepped into the Buccaneers locker room for only a brief moment Monday, just long enough for someone to ask him how his broken and very swollen -- yet unwrapped -- left hand felt. "We'll see,'' McCoy said. That's pretty much
Pre-game Tweets from Philadelphia Eagles players: Indianapolis Colts Edition

Pre-game Tweets from Philadelphia Eagles players: Indianapolis Colts Edition

These Eagles players seem pretty excited for football. The bigger the stage... the brighter the lights...The clearer the view... Who will they see? #eagles27 #FlyEaglesFly pic.twitter.com/ZDhCCRQLQz — Malcolm Jenkins (@MalcolmJenkins) September 15, 2014 Let it be GAMEDAY! #FlyEaglesFly pic.twitter.com/iANDH7U9Xm — Kevin Graf (@KevinGraf77) September 15, 2014 Gameday!! #MNF #FLYeaglesFLY #Thatisall — Jeremy Maclin (@jmac_18) September 15, 2014 Gameday!!!!! Lock and Load!!! #FlyEaglesFly #BirdGang — Najee Goode (@GigaWAttGoode) September 15, 2014 #NoPhlyZone...
ESPN 7 hours ago
Video: Madden Sims: Eagles vs Colts (MNF Week 2)

Watch: Madden Sims: Eagles vs Colts (MNF Week 2)

Watch EA SPORTS Madden 15 simulate the outcome of Week 2's Monday Night Football match-up between Nick Foles' Philadelphia Eagles and Andrew Luck’s Indianapolis Colts. Your fantasy team will thank you.
Baltimore Sun 5 hours ago
Ed Reed weighs in on Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson, Ravens' win over Steelers

Ed Reed weighs in on Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson, Ravens' win over Steelers

Former Ravens safety discusses Ray Rice, Ravens' season, Adrian Peterson and his new role as a media analystNow that former Ravens star free safety Ed Reed has joined the media, the former NFL Defensive Player of the Year is in the position of commenting on his former team as well as weighing in on former teammate Ray Rice and his high-profile domestic violence incident.
FOX Sports 1 hour ago
Video: Ray Rice lied to the NFL

Watch: Ray Rice lied to the NFL

Jay Glazer speaks on the real reason Ray Rice has been suspended more than two games.
Miami Herald 8 hours ago
Knowshon Moreno’s injury has big impact on Miami Dolphins offense

Knowshon Moreno’s injury has big impact on Miami Dolphins offense

Knowshon Moreno was injured on his first touch of the game Sunday in a 29-10 loss to the Buffalo Bills and did not return
San Jose Mercury News 30 mins ago
A's lefty Jon Lester is American League Player of the Week

A's lefty Jon Lester is American League Player of the Week

Lester earns two of the A's three wins last week, including the series-clinching victory over the Mariners in Seattle

Bryce Harper leaves Monday’s game because of lightheadedness

Bryce Harper left Monday’s game in Atlanta in the fourth inning because he felt light-headed, the Nationals announced. Harper appeared fine in the clubhouse before Monday’s game, but he had been feeling a little sick over the weekend while he still played. Several Nationals players — Adam LaRoche, Anthony Rendon and Jayson Werth — have […]
Ryan hopeful Decker can play next Monday

Ryan hopeful Decker can play next Monday

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Eric Decker's hamstring injury is a concern, but New York Jets coach Rex Ryan expressed optimism that the wide receiver could be back on the field for next Monday night's game against the Chicago Bears. “We don’t know right now, we’ll see,” Ryan said. “Hopefully he’ll be ready to roll on Monday.” Decker had four catches for 63 yards and a touchdown Sunday at Green Bay, but was unable to play in a crucial -- and scoreless -- fourth quarter.
Arrowhead Pride 7 hours ago
Jamaal Charles' injury is a high-ankle sprain; 'It doesn't look to be a real severe one'

Jamaal Charles' injury is a high-ankle sprain; 'It doesn't look to be a real severe one'

Andy Reid said Jamaal Charles has a high ankle sprain. The Kansas City Chiefs lost Jamaal Charles and Eric Berry to ankle sprains in Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos. Reid confirmed that on Monday but said that Charles had a high ankle sprain. "It doesn't look to be -- and these things take time -- but it doesn't look to be a real severe one," Reid said of Charles' ankle injury, "but it does have the component of a high ankle sprain. What does that mean? We'll see here." High ankle sprains can often be multi-week injuries but it really just depends on the severity of the sprain....
Ryu receives injection in injured shoulder

Ryu receives injection in injured shoulder

DENVER -- Left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu underwent an MRI in Los Angeles today and the results were "good news as far as we're concerned," Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said. The contrast MRI involving an injection of dye revealed no changes from the MRI...

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