Matt Cain to have elbow surgery, done for season

Monday, August 4th, 2014

The San Francisco Giants just took a gut-punch on Monday as they announced that ace Matt Cain will have surgery to remove bone chips from his right elbow. The 29-year-old will miss the rest of the season and his recovery will likely be at least three months. After winning on Monday afternoon, the ...

Report: Joel Embiid out four to six months after foot surgery

Friday, June 20th, 2014

Joel Embiid was widely expected to be the top pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, but the Kansas center was hit with a terrible blow this week. He has a stress fracture in his right foot and on Friday he underwent surgery to repair it. Now Embiid is expected to ...

Tampa Bay Rays ace Matt Moore to undergo Tommy John surgery

Monday, April 14th, 2014

The Tampa Bay Rays have a gem of a left-hander in Matt Moore. He had an excellent season in 2013 and looked poised to be one of the top starters in the American League this season. Unfortunately, Moore will be missing the rest of the year thanks to Tommy John ...

Adrian Peterson has groin surgery, full recovery expected soon

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson underwent surgery on his groin Thursday morning and is expected to be fully healthy in four to six weeks. This is the third straight offseason that Peterson has needed some kind of surgery. Following the 2013 season, Peterson had surgery to repair a sports hernia, ...

Peyton Manning to have neck exam in March

Monday, January 13th, 2014

Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos had a good day on Sunday, topping the San Diego Chargers 24-17 in the divisional round of the NFL playoffs. The Broncos will move on to face the New England Patriots next Sunday in the AFC Championship Game, but this offseason their quarterback will ...

New York Mets ace Matt Harvey undergoes Tommy John Surgery

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

New York Mets ace right hander Matt Harvey finally underwent Tommy John surgery on his injured pitching elbow on Tuesday. Harvey had tried to avoid surgery for several weeks, believing he could simply rehab the injury and return to the mound. It was finally determined his best course was to ...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter shut down for rest of 2013

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

The New York Yankees placed shortstop Derek Jeter on the 15-day disabled list on Wednesday with a left ankle injury. Reports claim that the team plans to shut him down for the remainder of the 2013 season. The 39-year-old Yankee captain has been battling soreness in his surgically repaired ankle and ...

Philadelphia Phillies: Ryan Howard out six to eight weeks with knee injury

Monday, July 8th, 2013

The Philadelphia Phillies are struggling mightily this season and things just got worse. The team announced today that first baseman Ryan Howard needs surgery to repair a meniscus tear in his left knee and he will be out six to eight weeks as a result. An MRI on Monday confirmed the ...