sports deaths

The death of St. Louis Cardinals rookie Oscar Taveras sent shockwaves through Major League Baseball. Prominent among those
Preparations for the World Cup have also been plagued by delays, accidents, cost overruns, and public anger over government
High school football standout Andre Maloney died on Friday after suffering a stroke during a game on Thursday evening near Kansas City, Mo., according to the Kansas City Star and various reports.
Maloney had verbally committed to play at the University of Kansas, according to The Associated Press. Jayhawks football
One of his former coaches, Jamie Ortiz, spoke with the San Clemente Times about Pasquale. “He was a vocal and physical leader
"He tackled the guy. It was just a hard hit - regular hit that he's made 1,000 times," Kenneth Turman, De'Antre's uncle, told
GREENVILLE, Miss. (AP) — George "Boomer" Scott, a three-time All-Star first baseman during the 1960s and 1970s who slugged
James' injury -- both the shot he made when he briefly returned to the game while still cramping, and his time on the bench during the game's final moments -- became the main topic of conversation among fans and pundits alike. And that's a shame.
The year of 2011 is coming to an end. For some, it couldn’t have gone by any slower. Others don’t want it to end so soon
The ongoing incidence of youth sports injuries and catastrophic events resulting in death has highlighted a need for immediate and improved health care on the playing fields and courts.
Anthony Cesario, a former Miami Dolphin and All-American offensive guard at Colorado State, died Saturday of an apparent
Professional wrestler Mike Shaw, most famous for his roles as Norman the Lunatic in World Championship Wrestling and Bastion
The Broncos also included the following image on their web site: Broncos head coach Josh McDaniels added, "Kenny had a promising
Gertrude "Luna" Vachon, former wrestler for the World Wrestling Entertainment, died this morning at age 48, TMZ reports. The
And long after the Giants and Dodgers left town and moved West, Thomson remained a recognized figure on New York streets
After a four-month battle with cancer, BBC reports that Exeter City forward Adam Stansfield died yesterday. He was 31. "It
Nearly a year after the death of former NFL quarterback Steve McNair, the Nashville Police Department still hasn't offered
U never know how much u truly love someone until they r gone!! R.I.P John Curtis #24! U will be missed!!!! #lifeis2short
More from the AP: A source tells that the body suffered multiple gunshot wounds. According to the Commercial
Adrienne Simmons, a 30-year-old kickboxer, died on Monday after suffering a devastating blow during a competition the day