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Orthopaedic surgeons focus on new ways to protect young baseball players' arms NEW ORLEANS, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Throwing arm injuries are on the rise in Little League and other youth baseball programs.
New Tel Aviv University research investigates anti-fungal agents in the sticky "pitchers" of carnivorous plants.
St. Louis pitcher Chris Carpenter and Toronto second baseman Aaron Hill have been selected Major League Baseball's comeback players of the year. Carpenter was named first on 27 of 30 ballots for National League players and second on two others.
Kansas City Royals pitcher Zack Greinke was named Monday the American League Player of the Week. Greinke won two starts last week with a 1.06 ERA and 20 strikeouts in 17 innings. Last Wednesday against Cleveland, the right-hander had a career-best 15 strikeouts to set a Royals record for a nine-inning game.
A new plant species has been discovered in the central Philippines - a giant carnivorous plant.
Animals and plants communicate with one another in a variety of ways: behavior, body patterns, and even chemistry.
The Texas Rangers announced Friday that pitcher Vicente Padilla has been diagnosed with H1N1, widely known as swine flu. Padilla, however, is expected to make his next scheduled start Tuesday against Detroit.
Athletic injuries can derail any player's ability to compete, but for a baseball pitcher his shoulder strength and control is critical. A new study to be presented at the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine's
The Toronto Blue Jays have placed right hander Casey Janssen on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his surgically repaired throwing shoulder. The move is retroactive to June 14. The team recalled southpaw Brad Mills to replace Janssen to make his major league debut Thursday at Philadelphia. Janssen
New York Yankees pitcher AJ Burnett has been suspended for six games by Major League Baseball for allegedly intentionally throwing at a batter.
Symbol: SAAZG Group: Dicot Family: Lamiaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: SAAZI Salvia azurea Michx. ex Lam. ssp. intermedia Epling SAAZP Salvia azurea Michx. ex Lam. ssp. pitcheri (Torr. ex Benth.) Epling SAPI3 Salvia pitcheri Torr. ex Benth. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AR, CO, CT, IL, KS, KY, LA, MI, MO, NE, NM, NY, OH, OK, TN, TX, UT,...
Symbol: MIPA6 Group: Dicot Family: Caryophyllaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: ARPA27 Arenaria patula Michx. SAPA28 Sabulina patula (Michx.) Small Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MO, MS, OH, OK, PA, TN, TX, VA Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta...
- Growing in low tufty patches.