WEDNESDAY, Oct. 25, 2017 -- Every little kid who loves baseball dreams of making it to "the show" -- the major leagues.
Now, a new analysis offers a few signposts that might make it easier for that dream to come true: Players who throw right-handed but bat left-handed appear to have a better chance of succeeding in the big leagues.
FRIDAY, Nov. 17, 2017 -- Despite a long and illustrious pro baseball career, Tommy John is more famous as the source of the name for a surgical procedure than for the nearly 300 games the left-handed pitcher won.
But Dr. Tommy John -- who shares his dad's name and played pro ball himself -- is determined to change that. He's a performance and healing specialist and a chiropractor in San Diego.
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 25, 2017 -- After-effects of a concussion continue to wrack the brains of young hockey players long after they appear ready to return to play, new research finds.
MRI scans of concussed teen hockey players revealed brain changes persist for at least three months -- weeks after other symptoms resolve and skaters are cleared to hit the ice, a Canadian research team found.