Yankees’ Gary Sanchez dealing with fever, back soreness as team’s ailments continue to pile up

The Yankees won 103 games a season ago, but in some ways their success was overshadowed by the absurd number of injuries they suffered. Unfortunately for the colossus in the Bronx, the run-up to the 2020 season hasn’t brought measurably improved fortunes.  To recap, lefty James Paxton is sidelined until Read more

Astros ace Justin Verlander leaves spring training start due to triceps soreness

Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander exited his Sunday start earlier than expected due to triceps soreness, according to Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle. Verlander then left the ballpark to get additional testing done. Verlander had been slated to throw four innings on Sunday. Instead, he was limited to two Read more

Chris Sale injury update: Red Sox ace seeks third opinion on elbow soreness while waiting for MRI results

Gone from the 2019 Red Sox rotation already are David Price (traded to Dodgers) and Rick Porcello (free agency). There’s now legitimate worry Chris Sale will be added to the list. The lefty ace has a sore throwing elbow and went for an MRI on earlier this week. According to Read more

LeBron James will sit vs. Warriors Thursday with groin soreness as Lakers begin enjoying spoils of No. 1 seed

LeBron James has maintained remarkable health for a 35-year-old this season. After missing a career-high 27 games during the 2018-19 campaign, James has been absent only twice this season, and his presence has gone a long way for the Lakers in building a cushion in the standings. At 44-12, they Read more