Colin Kaepernick receives lucrative six-year extension from 49ers

...season to cope with an injury that then-San Diego team physician Dr. David Chao diagnosed as severe groin sprain...on the field."Chao stepped down as San Diego's team physician last June, after the NFL Players Association called...

Braves pitcher Brandon Beachy will have elbow ligament replaced again

...the second time today and is expected to miss the entire season.The Braves said Thursday that Los Angeles Dodgers team physician Dr. Neal ElAttrache will operate in Los Angeles. Beachy's ulnar collateral ligament was reconstructed by Dr...

Panthers' Cam Newton to have ankle surgery

...address it," Panthers trainer Ryan Anderson said in a press release.The surgery will be performed by Panthers team physician Robert Anderson. If all goes as expected, Newton could return before training camp begins at the end of July.FALCONS...

Dogs' senior tackle Beard changes mind, will remain in Athens

...Stadium with his teammates early Friday morning that was supervised by multiple members of the team's medical staff.Team physician Dr. Casey Batten said the medical staff saw he had difficulty completing the workout and he was transferred by cart...

Athletics pitcher Jarrod Parker to miss season with elbow injury

...left elbow Monday and was cleared to resume throwing later this week.Niese underwent a MRI and an examination by team physician Dr. David Altchek on Monday in New York, and the Mets said the left-hander does not have ligament damage. ROCKIES...

Miguel Cabrera, Tigers come to terms on new 10-year deal

...April 6.Fister, who missed time earlier in spring training because of elbow inflammation, will be examined by team physician Dr. Wiemi Douoguih today in Washington."It certainly is a setback," manager Matt Williams said. DIAMONDBACKS...

Jeter says Yankees must move on without A-Rod

...released a statement from the 60-year-old Ryan that described the recent discovery of a lump in his neck by the team physician during a routine annual physical. The subsequent biopsy revealed squamous cell carcinoma, which is a form of skin...


...College Softbal Reports says coach knew about problem A team physician routinely gave University of Washington softball players...report focuses on William Scheyer, the former softball team physician whose license was suspended last year after state...

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GreenJackets too sick to play ball

...President John H. Moss received confirmation from team physician Dr. Robert Brand. "This is the first time in my...players became sick, and at the time, the Braves' team physician diagnosed his players with food poisoning. The teams...

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Walton out for eight weeks with stress fracture

...eight weeks with a stress fracture in his right foot. The injury was diagnosed after an MRI exam was conducted by team physician Jon Nisbet on Thursday. The player's foot has been placed in a cast. The 6-foot-8 Walton, whose father was...

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