| Sep 24, 2012
| 12:27 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - Austin Collie will be placed on injured reserve after a ruptured patella in his knee, head coach Chuck Pagano said Monday.
Collie suffered the injury after making his first catch of the season in the third quarter of the Colts' 22-17...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 6:03 PM
BOSTON -- Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel threw a brief side session from halfway up the mound before Friday’s series opener against the Boston Red Sox, the first time he threw downward since coming out of his Sept. 11 start with pain in his...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 9:11 PM
On a night when the Orioles regained a share of first place in the American League East, another humongous win was overshadowed by another scary injury.
Three nights after the Orioles lost right fielder Nick Markakis for the rest of the regular season,...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 8:25 PM
What the Orioles don’t need right now, especially after losing right fielder Nick Markakis (broken left thumb) for the rest of the regular season, is another injury.
That’s what they’ve got, though, and it’s to another key...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel, making his second start since returning from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee, left Tuesday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays in the fourth inning with an injury to that knee.
After delivering a first-pitch...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:00 AM
When Blake Griffin suffered a knee injury July 11, he acknowledged that he was "a little bit" worried that it was serious.
He had sustained torn cartilage in his left knee, the same knee that prevented him from playing his rookie year and hobbled him...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 2:53 PM
As I begin this column, it is Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 22. I have been alive 20,873 days, if my math is correct, and I hope to add to the tally.
But the knees I was born with will not be joining me for the rest of the trip.
The clock ticks. The surgeon...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 9:36 PM
The Orioles have placed infielder Wilson Betemit on the 15-day disabled list after an MRI taken before Thursday's game showed a small cartilage tear in his right wrist and a deep bone bruise.
First baseman Joe Mahoney was called up from Triple-A...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 4:36 AM
Nothing of true consequence has transpired yet at Ravens training camp, not even an actual preseason game -- the best litmus tests for who's worthy of inclusion on the roster.
That doesn't mean impressions aren't being formed, though, as the Ravens are...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 12:30 PM
For people who want to live past 100, the first step is taking a whole bunch more steps.
A recent survey found half of all centenarians are exercising almost every day. Most are walking, but many also are lifting weights, practicing yoga, biking or...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 1:38 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older patients having a hip or a knee replaced have a higher risk of heart attack in the two weeks after the procedure compared to those who don't need joint surgery, according to a new study.
People having joint surgery had...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 3:42 PM
The Orioles will be without their top starting pitcher for at least a month now that right-hander Jason Hammel has decided to have loose cartilage surgically removed from his right knee.
Hammel, who was forced out of Friday's game because of intense pain...