Steinbrenner on Alex Rodriguez: 'He's been a great asset'

...Yankees; would not speak with management without one of his lawyers and filed a medical malpractice suit against the team physician.He also sued MLB, then-commissioner Bud Selig and the players' association.He withdrew the suits and apologized...

Blue Jays' split squad powers past Braves

...ban A-Rod filed ? and later dropped ? lawsuits against his own union, Major League Baseball and New York's team physician."There were challenges throughout," Clark said Sunday after his annual spring training meeting with Yankees...

Former Miami Hurricanes pitching coach to plead guilty in steroids case

...right triceps.Assistant general manager Thad Levine said that Darvish would have the exam and then be examined by team physician Dr. Keith Meister. Levine said the club would not know until late in the day or today whether to be concerned.Texas...

Jeter gone, A-Rod back and Yanks open vs. Jays as underdog

...hoping life would go on without Rodriguez, who sued Major League Baseball, the players' association and New York's team physician during his drug suspension and then withdrew the actions. After serving the one-year ban, he's back on the active...

Wizards cruise past resting Grizzlies

...on the back of Jefferson's upper calf and knee area Thursday proved negative. Jefferson is expected to meet with team physicians, who'll determine how long he'll be out.He doesn't expect to play tonight against Chicago.

Pitchers Lance Lynn, Cliff Lee battling injuries

...elbow, general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Sunday morning.Lee had an MRI on Friday and was examined by Phillies team physician Michael Ciccotti. Amaro said there was "very mild inflammation" in Lee's elbow. Lee will seek a second opinion...

Bulls saddened by Derrick Rose's latest knee injury

...this to happen is just devastating."Thibodeau said Wednesday it's not clear when the injury happened or when team physician Dr. Brian Cole will perform the surgery. He was not sure how long Rose will be out, either.If he misses the...

Todd Gurley is ahead of schedule

...from Nov. 25 surgery are unfounded based on several team physicians he has communicated with at the NFL scouting combine...that's just totally misleading," said Andrews. "The team physicians I have spoken with who are there -- and I have spoken...

Carolina Panthers wait on word from doctors about Cam Newton

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Panthers coach Ron Rivera said he's awaiting final clearance from team physicians before officially naming Cam Newton the starter for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns.That clearance is expected to...

Former Laney star Khadijiah Cave helps Baylor win Big 12 opener

...Carolina coach Dawn Staley.A team spokeswoman said Saturday all tests were negative and Welch was re-evaluated by team physician Dr. Jeffrey Guy and given the green light to work out. Welch was expected to travel with the team for today's...