Dexter Fowler injury update: Cardinals right fielder exits game after being hit by pitch near knee

Cardinals right fielder Dexter Fowler left Saturday’s game against the Pirates in the fourth inning after being struck by a pitch near his right knee.

Fowler hit the ground in pain after being struck by a 91 mph fastball from Bucs’ starter Trevor Williams.

After being tended to on the field, Fowler had to be helped to the locker room, noticeably limping.

Mariners: Activated RHP Vincent (strained right groin) from the 10-day DL and optioned RHP Ryan Cook to Triple-A Tacoma.

Red Sox: Benintendi needed a minute to collect himself after running hard into the Green Monster on a double by Denard Span.

Mariners: RHP Mike Leake (7-4, 4.47 ERA) gets his second straight start against the Red Sox after taking the loss Sunday in Seattle, allowing five runs on eighth hits in six innings.

Red Sox: LHP Eduardo Rodriguez (9-1, 3.59) has won a career-high six straight starts, including Boston’s 9-3 victory over the Mariners in Seattle on Sunday.

Facing the Miami Marlins on both occasions, Suarez was pulled in the sixth and seventh innings of his last two starts, both times having held the opponent to two runs and both times exiting with a lead.

But the Marlins rallied against the Giants’ bullpen each time, pulling out a 5-4 win in both games.

The rookie has allowed three earned runs or fewer six times this season, yet has only two wins to show for it.

One of those six games occurred the only time he faced the Padres.

Lo and behold, he pitched seven innings in that May 1 game, allowing two runs, and left a 2-2 tie. The Giants went on to lose 3-2.

He’s 0-0 with a 2.57 ERA against the Padres.

Suarez can expect to see a bit of a different look from San Diego on Saturday, as Padres manager Andy Green indicated Friday that he’s strongly considering moving Manuel Margot back to the leadoff spot against the left-hander.

Green put Wil Myers atop his lineup card Thursday night against another lefty, Giants ace Madison Bumgarner, and it did not go well. Myers went hitless and the Padres got shut out 3-0.

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Wentz has been rehabbing from a torn ACL, which he suffered in a game Dec. 10. He then had to watch as backup Nick Foles led the Eagles to their Lance Kendricks Jersey first Super Bowl championship. Wentz hasn’t been cleared for full activity yet, but he is progressing well and his injury looked invisible.

Texans General Manager Brian Gaine’s philosophy is not to negotiate during the season.

That doesn’t mean Clowney will become a free agent in March. The Texans are expected to use the franchise tag on him if they can’t come to terms before that.

But Clowney’s price tag will go up with a big season. He had 9.5 sacks, 21 quarterback hits and 21 tackles for loss last season without J.J. Watt and Whitney Mercilus over the final 11 games.

Adams and Lee are young monuments to swagger.

It doesn’t matter how you feel when you go out there, he said on Thursday. If you go out there, it’s time to go. You can’t make excuses if you Authentic Jon Weeks Jersey don’t get open. You can’t make excuses if you don’t catch the pass. If you’re out there, everybody expects you to do the same thing if you weren’t hurt.

Lockett appeared in all 16 games for the Seahawks in 2017 and made eight starts. Despite the limitations, he still managed to catch 45 passes for 555 yards and two touchdowns. He also had 949 kickoff return yards, which included a 99-yard touchdown, and 237 punt return yards.

With another offseason to heal from his injuries, Lockett feels back to his old self.

The biggest thing is I’m more healthy than I’ve ever been, Lockett said. I’m out there running around, catching passes from all the quarterbacks and I’m excited about these six weeks and then after that get ready into the season.

What he displayed in a game against the Bills last season — a pair of sacks — could foreshadow a bigger role as a blitzer. Lee is a 6-foot-1, 233-pound speed demon who overcame a slow start to finish with 94 tackles.

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According to the Orange County Register, manager Mike Scioscia said this blister didn’t look as bad as the one Ohtani dealt with in April, and he didn’t miss a start then.

Ohtani, who wasn’t available for comment after Wednesday’s game, hasn’t talked yet about Wednesday’s blister issue.

When the problem surfaces, it typically affects his command, but his fastball was hitting 99 mph early on in Wednesday’s game as he sat the Royals down in order over the first three innings.

However, in the fourth he allowed a single by Mike Moustakas and then missed badly with a pitch that catcher Martin Maldonado couldn’t handle, allowing Moustakas to take second and then score on a two-out single. Ohtani walked two more hitters in the inning before getting the third out.

When he started missing with his fastball all the way across the strike zone, I knew something was going on, Maldonado told reporters.

Scioscia said Ohtani showed him and trainers his finger in the dugout between innings, and you could see the Authentic Michael Roberts Jersey beginnings of (a blister) and we didn’t want it to get past that.

Mets manager Mickey Callaway said that SNY’s report is news to him, according to the New York Post.

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Sports Illustrated’s Albert Breer reported this week that Patriots receiver Julian Edelman’s failed performance-enhancing drug test was triggered by a substance that wasn’t immediately recognizable, and there are scientists analyzing it. 

If that’s accurate—if the NFL found something in Edelman’s system it hasn’t been able to identify—it would not be unusual in the battle against PEDs. Testers frequently find new substances.

This isn’t to say Edelman definitely cheated, but there’s one thing to remember about PEDs: The developers of these drugs are always inventing new ones, and the testers are often a step behind.

A scientist who developed PEDs told me some years ago that there are labs all over the world (particularly in China) inventing new substances to beat tests. Then the testers catch up, and the game is afoot.

To be clear, I’m not saying Edelman did that. It is, however, far from unusual for a league to find a previously unknown substance and then later identify it as a PED.

The naked pictures showed up on his Twitter timeline Monday afternoon, shortly after the Giants finished practice (proving once and for all that you can’t spell erotica without OTA).

The Giants drafted Moss in the fifth round last year, and he played in 14 games as a rookie.

In an unfortunate coincidence, he was dismissed from the football team at Nebraska after being charged with indecent exposure. He pleaded no contest but was banned from campus for four years, and he transferred to Youngstown State.

Cousins fits in effortlessly, and the locker room gravitates to him, as Rudolph described it, because he hasn’t tried to force his way into a leading role.

It’s just self-awareness, the quarterback explains. Just being aware enough to know where you fit but also understand that they know how to win and have won for several years now, and I don’t have to speak my mind or lead unnecessarily because they already have a good group doing that. Coach Zimmer has done a very good job of leading, so I look to him first and foremost. I’m just excited to contribute what I can and do my part.

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Two weeks ago, the NFL tried to pacify President Trump by instituting a slapdash new national anthem policy. It was such a bad and overt capitulation that many of the same owners who supposedly voted for it started backpedaling like cornerbacks the minute they were asked to explain themselves. But, hey, it was worth the awkwardness and second-guessing as long as they mollified their antagonist in chief. They plugged a leak with chewing gum and expected long-term stability. There. All fixed. Back to talking about football.

But even after a 13-3 season that gave the 49ers the No. 1 seed in the NFC (and the best record in all of football), no one believed that the 49ers could finish the job. Especially with the Cowboys standing in the way for a berth in Super Bowl XVI. Then came the game that culminated in The Catch. And that’s what made Dwight Clark’s feat even more impressive. Making the moment even more unforgettable was the fact that it represented a break from the same-old NFL. The Generals had finally beaten the Globetrotters, opening the door for a greater Theoren Fleury Jersey range of championship possibilities.

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In my mind, I think it’s immature when you do something like that, Jenkins told NJ Advance Media on Tuesday. That’s an immature thing to do. When you’re the president, you’ve got the power to do that. But it’s weird seeing that kind of thing happen.

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Starter Mike Leake, pitched into the ninth Thursday night, allowing the Rays only two runs on eight hits in a 5-4 win. I think there is a little something to be said with how we are rolling right now starting pitchers, he said.

To take Nicasio’s and Altavilla’s spots on the roster, first baseman Dan Vogelbach was recalled from Triple-A Tacoma and the contract of right-hander Mike Morin was selected.

Garner, a 25-year-old right-hander, was 4-3 with a 3.25 ERA in 35 relief appearances last year for Double-A Tennessee and Iowa.

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Right-hander Jacob Rhame was recalled from Las Vegas of the Triple-A Pacific Coast League. Left-hander Buddy Baumann and infielder Phillip Evans cleared waivers and are being assigned outright to Las Vegas

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It’s not known as of this time if Rodgers, like Duvernay-Tardif and (jokingly) Watt, will attempt to have his new doctor status reflected on his jersey next season.

BALTIMORE Pitching coaches talk about struggling hurlers going to the minors to regain confidence. It’s a mental thing. They know the competition is inferior, but by experiencing success, the hope is the pitcher retakes a major-league mound with renewed swagger.

We could be a better defensive club. We could be a better offensive club. I think one thing I harken on with this group, these guys are never satisfied. There’s a real hunger with which they play, with which they come to the yard and even though things have gone pretty well for the most part, everyone in that room understands that we can get better at every aspect still, and that’s still the expectation.

Should Keenum carry that momentum into the 2018 regular season, the retooled Broncos could find themselves back in the mix in the AFC West after missing the playoffs for two straight seasons.

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Torrey Smith: New anthem policy could stir things up

The NFL’s players had a long weekend for digesting last Wednesday’s changes to the anthem policy. And some of them are now sharing their thoughts about the situation. Panthers receiver Torrey Smith explained his own views on Tuesday.

The Dolphins parted ways with longtime starting center Mike Pouncey this offseason and acquired Daniel Kilgore in a trade with the 49ers as a replacement. Jake Brendel, who saw action in every game as a reserve last season, is also on hand.

That was not a problem for Luis Perez at first.

I was getting my butt kicked every single day by coach Carthel, Perez said. He would kick my butt every single day and I was tired of it, and I hated losing.

So, Perez went to YouTube and started researching. He figured out how to hold the pool cue a little better. He started learning to put spin on the ball. He occasionally ducked into the facility between classes and practiced. He started winning, sometimes in spectacular fashion.

Nearly every team to win a national title in recent memory, it turned out, did so using a Wilson 1005 ball. And so after his redshirt junior year, the first in which he started, Perez asked Carthel to switch over from the more cost-effective Wilson GSTs. Despite some apprehension on Carthel’s part, he texted Perez a week later: Hey, we’re ordering your footballs.

The actual motive was more simple: Perez liked the balls he had played with in junior college and needed a way to persuade Carthel to buy them. Once the Lions made the semifinals, they were the only team left that played with Wilson 1005s. So how could they lose?

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But if you can’t handle the truth, stay off my page. Don’t read articles, he continued. That’s how I felt. That’s how I still feel. And I’m grateful to be away from there, grateful to be where I’m at. And it helped me be grateful for where I was.

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As great as Nash was during their four seasons together, winning a pair of MVPs and twice taking the Suns to the West finals, D’Antoni believes he could have been more dominant if he hadn’t been so determined to be a traditional point guard.

Oh, without a doubt, I screwed that up, D’Antoni said. Nash was a purist. Steve’s a Hall of Fame point guard. He was unbelievably good. I just think instead of averaging 15 or 16 [points], he could have averaged 30 for us. He was that good of a shooter, and I don’t think it would have screwed the team up.

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It’s a 12-month process to build this roster, general manager Brandon Beane said in March, per’s Mike Rodak. We have to make sure we have the team the way we want it [in September].

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