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Tigers 1B Cabrera has ankle surgery

Posted On October 24, 2014

Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera had surgery this week on injuries to his right ankle and foot, the team said Friday. The procedure to remove bone spurs in his ankle and repair a stress fracture to his navicular bone occurred Wednesday in Charlotte, North Carolina.Cabrera will be reevaluated in three…

Boston’s Chara out 4-6 weeks with knee injury

Posted On October 24, 2014

Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara will be sidelined for the next 4-to-6 weeks because of a torn left knee ligament. Chara was hurt during the first period of Thursday's game against the New York Islanders while delivering a hit to John Tavares.Tests revealed a torn posterior cruciate ligament. Surgery will not…

Colts’ Wayne Out Sunday

Posted On October 24, 2014

(Indianapolis, IN) -- The Indianapolis Colts will be without veteran wide receiver Reggie Wayne this weekend against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Colts head coach Chuck Pagano says the franchise's second-leading receiver is out for the contest after he injured his elbow last week against Cincinnati. Wayne has 38 catches for 434 yards and a touchdown in…

Maddon leaving Rays after 9 seasons

Posted On October 24, 2014

St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Joe Maddon's tenure as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays came to a sudden end after nine seasons when he exercised an opt-out clause in his contract on Friday. Maddon had managed the Rays since 2006, leading them to one World Series berth while presiding over the most successful period…

Manning leads Broncos past Chargers

Posted On October 24, 2014

Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - Peyton Manning didn't have much time to savor his latest NFL record for career touchdown passes, but he added to that record on Thursday night. Manning threw three touchdown passes to Emmanuel Sanders in the Denver Broncos' 35-21 victory over the San Diego Chargers.The reigning and five-time NFL MVP broke Brett…