Just when it looked like Ken Griffey, Jr. had turned the corner on his recent injury-riddled past, it came back to re-visit him.
Griffey pulled up as he was chasing a fly ball on Saturday night. Sunday MRI results showed a partial tear in his right hamstring. Cincinnati placed the 12-time All-Star outfielder on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 10.
Griffey's currently tied for 9th in the NL in home runs with 20 on the season. His spot in Tuesday's All-Star Game will be...
For some odd reason, $10,000 seems to bring drivers from all around the country.
Earl Pearson, Jr. was one of them.
Coming all the way from Jacksonville, Fla. to Midway Speedway, Pearson made the trip worth it by winning the featured Late Model event. D. J. Cline held the lead for 8 of the first 9 laps, but then, it was Pearson's time. He would not let go of the lead the rest of the way through. Incredibly, the 75 laps did not feature any accidents.
The Cavs wanted to do Carlos Boozer a favor; they figured he deserved it.
Now, Cleveland may lose one of its Olympians.
Boozer agreed to a deal with the Utah Jazz Thursday. ESPN.com reports it's worth $68 million over six years.
The Cavs declined to pick up a one-year, $700,000 team option on Boozer, which allowed the power forward to become a restricted free agent. Both Cleveland and Boozer indicated that the U.S. Olympic team member would re-sign with the...
Final votes for the final all-stars on the American and National League rosters came out... and Cleveland's Travis Hafner will not be joining 4 of his fellow Indians in Houston for the All-Star break.
Hafner was 1 of 5 candidates in the American League, but Hideki Matsui received the most online votes. Meanwhile, Bobby Abreu grabbed the final spot in the NL. Pittsburgh's Jason Kendall was a candidate.
Scores... AL Texas (47-35) 9 Cleveland (40-43) 8 ...