June 10, 2013 |
SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Padres placed rookie second baseman Jedd Gyorko on the 15-day disabled list Monday with a right groin strain and reinstated infielder Logan Forsythe from the 60-day DL. To make room for Forsythe on the 40-man roster, the Padres designated catcher John Baker for assignment Monday. Gyorko is hitting .284 with eight home runs and 25 RBIs. He has made 51 starts at second base and nine at third. He leads all rookies in batting average, hits (66), runs (36)
December 1, 2008 |
MONDAY, Dec. 1 (HealthDay News) -- Italian researchers say they've developed a fast, effective, non-invasive treatment for the painful foot condition known as plantar fasciitis. Using a combination of "dry-needling" and steroid injections guided by ultrasound, the researchers say their approach achieved a 95 percent success rate in tackling a condition that afflicts about one million Americans every year and accounts for up to 15 percent of all foot problems. "On a long-term basis, patients recover almost completely...
August 23, 2008
"I'm really excited. I'm champing at the bit. That's what I have worked for, to get where I am now. " RHP Carl Pavano , who will start for the Yankees tonight against the Orioles after elbow ligament replacement surgery and a 14-month rehab period Blue Jays: Placed OF Brad Wilkerson (lower back spasms) on the 15-day disabled list and added utilityman Jose Bautista to the 25-man roster. Rangers: Activated IF Hank Blalock from the DL and optioned 3B Travis Metcalf to Class AAA Oklahoma.
December 14, 2008
Thomas Porter of Mountain View High School was the top Virginia finisher yesterday at the Foot Locker Nationals, earning all-American honors on the five-kilometer course at Balboa Park in San Diego. Porter finished last in the race in 2007 -- he developed plantar fasciitis in his right foot days before the meet, couldn't quell the pain and struggled to 40th place -- but was healthy and confident yesterday, picking off several of the country's elite distance runners to finish third in 15 minutes 26 seconds.
August 10, 2009 |
I thought I'd share this review with the TC audience because you seem like a fit lot and interested in the outdoors. Correct me if I'm wrong. So, we begin:I swore I'd never wear them. We called them the Five Fingers of Suck a few years ago and I was sure they were crazy. Friends, I'm here to tell you I was wrong. And I'm sorry.Here's my story: I ran a marathon a few years ago. I got plantar fasciitis and couldn't run after the marathon. I worked through that inflammation, but by the time I was...
May 7, 2013 |
To the electrician who last played in high school, to the gym teacher who once played small-college ball, Derrick Rose appears "gutless," a "coward" for failing to lace up his sneakers the past few weeks. Even as Rose's Chicago Bulls teammates and coaches continue to support his decision to allow his surgically repaired knee to heal fully, the chorus continues: If D. Rose has medically been cleared to play by a team doctor, why won't he? Maybe because he's...