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09/21/2010 - 8:35pm
Ellsbury: 'I'll come back stronger'

Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury talked to Ian Browne of mlb.com about the similarities between his diagnosis with non-displaced rib fractures and the injury suffered by Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton. Hamilton has been out since running into a wall in Minnesota on Sept. 4. While initial X-rays and an MRI did not reveal a fracture, further tests on Tuesday revealed that the MVP candidate has two rib fractures, and that he suffered a third rib fracture that has now healed.

 

Ellsbury told the website that he planned to talk to Hamilton about his own experience trying to return from five non-displaced fractures of his rib cage, injuries that virtually...

09/21/2010 - 6:46pm
Chiarelli: Savard's status unchanged
By: DJ Bean

Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli issued the following statement today regarding Marc Savard:

 

"As I stated on Friday, Marc Savard is suffering from symptoms related to post-concussion syndrome. He is under the care of our doctors. Any reports that suggest that there are any other issues regarding Marc, or him not playing for the Bruins this season, are completely inaccurate.

 

"Also, as I have previously stated, when there is a change in Marc's status, I will issue an update."

 

Earlier Tuesday, a source has told ESPNBoston's Joe McDonald that Savard could miss the upcoming season with post-concussion syndrome. Savard has been held out of training camp thus far due to PCS symptoms, and according to the report, a source within the organization said that Savard's case is "not a good situation."

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09/21/2010 - 6:17pm
Reports: Two Jets in car with Edwards

Braylon Edwards was not alone in his car when he was pulled over Tuesday morning in Manhattan and later arrested for driving while intoxicated.

 

Several reports have indicated that fellow Jets D'Brickashaw Ferguson and Vernon Gholston were also in Edwards' Range Rover at 4:47 a.m. Tuesday when officers pulled the car over. The officers detected a strong smell of alcohol and noticed that Edwards had bloodshot eyes, according to police reports.

 

Edwards then underwent the breathalyzer exam, blowing a .16 reading (twice the legal limit), and was arrested.

 

Edwards was released on his own recognizance Tuesday afternoon without bail. His next court appearance is scheduled for Nov. 9.

 


09/21/2010 - 5:09pm
Sox lineup: Buchholz goes for win No. 17

The Red Sox and Orioles play the second of a three-game set at Fenway on Tuesday night. The Sox lost the opener Monday, 4-2, and have now dropped three of their last four contests. At 83-67 on the season, they stand eight games behind the Yankees in the AL East and 6.5 games behind Tampa Bay in the wild card race.

 

Clay Buchholz (16-7, 2.48 ERA) takes the hill for the Sox. Buchholz's lone shutout of the 2010 season came against the Orioles on June 4. That is his only start vs. Baltimore this season. Buchholz is opposed by Brad Bergesen (7-10, 5.03).

 

Sox lineup:

 

Scutaro, 6

Drew, 9

Martinez, 2

Ortiz, DH

Beltre, 5

Lowrie, 6

Kalish, 8

Nava, 7

Anderson, 3

 

For more Red Sox news visit the team page at weei.com/redsox.


09/21/2010 - 3:42pm
Source: Faulk has ACL tear

A league source has confirmed to WEEI.com that Patriots running back Kevin Faulk has a torn ACL in his right knee.

 

Faulk injured the knee in the fourth quarter of Sunday's loss to the Jets. He stayed on the ground for a few minutes after the injury but was able to walk off the field. He did not speak to the media after the game, but was quite emotional in the locker room, hugging several players and a member of the training staff before leaving the Meadowlands.

 

A veteran of all three Super Bowl winners with the Patriots, Faulk is the longest-tenured member of the team and an offensive captain. 

 

The Boston Globe was first to report the story. 

 

For more Patriots news visit the team page at weei.com/patriots.

 

 


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