The road to recovery for New York Yankees pitcher Nathan Eovaldi has begun after he underwent surgery on his right arm. Continue for updates. Eovaldi Has Tommy John Surgery Friday, Aug. 19 Per Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees...Show More Summary
During the medals ceremony for the 200 meter race the 1968 Olympics, gold medalist Tommie Smith and bronze medalist John Carlos, both standing shoeless on the podium, each raised one black-gloved fist in the air during the playing of the US national anthem as a gesture in support of the fight of better treatment of African Americans in the US. Show More Summary
Tommie Smith (middle) and John Carlos (right) made history when they stood on the winner's podium and raised their fists in protest against racial injustice after winning the gold and bronze at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City. Guess what…
Last month, Tyler Skaggs threw seven scoreless innings in his first major league start after two years spent recovering from Tommy John surgery. He then fired 5 1/3 scoreless innings in his second start. But, in his most recent two on the Angels’ current nine-game road trip, he has yielded 11 runs...
Another great start petered out for the Angels Saturday night against Seattle, as they surrendered a four-run lead in an 8-6 defeat at Safeco Field. Tyler Skaggs’ third start in his return from Tommy John surgery was much more of a struggle than his first two, in which he largely dominated Kansas...
Ivan Nova pitched seven innings to win his first start with Pittsburgh, Homer Bailey struggled in his second start since having Tommy John surgery and the Pirates beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-3 on Saturday night.
San Diego Padres manager Andy Green announced on Friday that starting pitcher Colin Rea will undergo Tommy John surgery. Continue for updates. Rea's Odd Season Ends Early Friday, Aug. 5 After he started the season with a 5-5 record and 4.98 ERA, the Padres dealt Rea to the Miami Marlins in July. Show More Summary
The silent gesture by medalists John Carlos and Tommie Smith was meant to raise awareness of human rights, not dishonor the flag. Both men deserve an apology from the U.S. Olympic Committee for how they have been treated.
After Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their fists in silent protest, sports legend Brent Musburger compared them to Nazis. Its time for him to say sorry.
Yankees left-hander Jacob Lindgren will have Tommy John surgery Friday, an injury that likely will sideline him until the 2018 season.
Former U.S. Olympic sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos — who famously raised their fists during a medal ceremony in the 1968 Summer Games — are looking to Carmelo Anthony and his U.S. Olympic basketball teammates to follow in their footsteps
Australian Peter Norman is the forgotten man in the iconic Black Power salute photograph from the 1968 Olympics, but he had a big influence in Tommie Smith and John Carlos' protest.
In 1990, ABC held a two-part miniseries event where they brought Stephen King’s novel It to the small screen. Directed by Tommy Lee Wallace and starring Dennis Christopher, Annette O’Toole, John Ritter, Harry Anderson, Richard Thomas, Tim Reid, Richard Masur, and Michael Cole, the film introduced a new horror icon in the form of Tim […]
Former Loyola pitcher Nathan Hadley, who had become a solid reliever for UCLA, injured his throwing arm this summer and had to undergo Tommy John surgery on Monday. "He was throwing the ball 93 mph and had turned the corner," UCLA Coach John Savage said. Hadley will have to miss the 2017 season...
BBC Sport continues the countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with the 1968 Mexico City protest by Tommie Smith and John Carlos at their treatment in the United States.
The right-hander will require his second elbow surgery in less than a year.
Wheeler has not pitched in a game since he had Tommy John surgery in March 2015. If he does not appear in the minor leagues by next month, he may wait until next season.
The Angels were going to need to clear a spot in their starting rotation for Tyler Skaggs to fill when the promising young left-hander returned after almost two years of toiling to recover from Tommy John surgery. They could’ve chosen to trade Hector Santiago or Matt Shoemaker. They could’ve demoted...
New York Fashion Week’s five day men’s-only celebration of shows, presentations and parties, wrapped up on Friday. While there were definitely some solid showings from designers such as Todd Snyder, Tommy Hilfiger, John Varvatos and Thorsum, the week was not without its weirdos. The shows showcased the brands’ Spring/Summer 2017 collections. Show More Summary