Archive for May, 2011

Dickey pitches through pain, loses shutout in 8th (AP)

By at 31 May, 2011, 11:08 pm

Pitching with a painful foot injury, R.A. Dickey stood firm until the eighth inning. Neil Walker hit a two-run single off a game and gritty Dickey to help the Pittsburgh Pirates rally past the New York Mets 5-1 on Tuesday night for their first victory …

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Dickey pitches through pain, loses shutout in 8th (PA SportsTicker)

By at 31 May, 2011, 11:06 pm

By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer

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Walker, Harrison help Pirates beat Mets 5-1 (AP)

By at 31 May, 2011, 11:06 pm

Josh Harrison's first major league hit prompted hugs from his teammates. The second one helped them win a game. Harrison stroked a tying single with two outs in the eighth inning off gritty starter R.A. Dickey, and Neil Walker put Pittsburgh ahead …

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Doctors: Hall of Famer Carter to undergo radiation, chemotherapy (Yahoo! Sports)

By at 31 May, 2011, 10:25 pm

According to ESPNNewYork.com, doctors in New York confirmed Tuesday that Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter has glioblastoma, a type of cancer that affects the brain and central nervous system. Carter will not undergo surgery as doctors told ESPNNewYork….

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Carter to treat malignant tumour with chemotherapy (The Canadian Press)

By at 31 May, 2011, 9:47 pm

DURHAM, N.C. – Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter was diagnosed Tuesday with a malignant brain tumour called a glioblastoma and will treat it with chemotherapy and radiation.

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Carter to treat malignant tumor with chemotherapy (AP)

By at 31 May, 2011, 9:44 pm

Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter was diagnosed Tuesday with a malignant brain tumor called a glioblastoma and will treat it with chemotherapy and radiation. Doctors at The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke University say the location of t…

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MLB Notebook for Tuesday, May 31, 2011 (Yahoo! Sports)

By at 31 May, 2011, 8:15 pm

Los Angeles Dodgers Frank McCourt might have had to dip into his piggy bank, but somehow he managed to find enough money to pay the team's end-of-month payroll on Tuesday. According to several media sources that quoted a team source who requested a…

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Mets 1B Davis out indefinitely with bone bruise (AP)

By at 31 May, 2011, 7:18 pm

Mets first baseman Ike Davis still hasn't healed from a bone bruise on his left ankle and will wear a protective boot on his injured foot for the next three weeks. He is out indefinitely. Sidelined since May 11, Davis has been slow to recover follo…

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Mets 1B Davis out indefinitely with bone bruise (PA SportsTicker)

By at 31 May, 2011, 7:16 pm

By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer

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Phils option Worley to Lehigh Valley, call up Vance Worley (Yahoo! Sports)

By at 31 May, 2011, 6:20 pm

The Philadelphia Phillies have kept their Triple-A Lehigh Valley team busy the last couple of days. First on Monday, they optioned right-handed pitcher Vance Worley back to Lehigh Valley. Then on Tuesday, the Phils called up another Lehigh Valley produ…

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