sports deaths

The death of St. Louis Cardinals rookie Oscar Taveras sent shockwaves through Major League Baseball. Prominent among those
MANAUS, BRAZIL, Dec 14 (Reuters) - A construction worker died in Brazil early on Saturday after falling off the roof of a
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.
High school football standout Andre Maloney died on Friday after suffering a stroke during a game on Thursday evening near
The Orange County coroner’s office told the Orange County Register that Pasquale, 20, was struck by a vehicle shortly before
De'Antre Turman, a standout high school football player in Georgia, tragically died after being injured during a scrimmage
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: Developing... Broncos president and CEO Pat Bowlen said
Gertrude "Luna" Vachon, former wrestler for the World Wrestling Entertainment, died this morning at age 48, TMZ reports. The
More than a half-century later, it was revealed the Giants during the season had used a buzzer-and-telescope system to steal
After a four-month battle with cancer, BBC reports that Exeter City forward Adam Stansfield died yesterday. He was 31. Stansfield
Nearly a year after the death of former NFL quarterback Steve McNair, the Nashville Police Department still hasn't offered
Curtis played special teams for Florida in 2006, when they won a national championship. In 2008, Curtis tore his ACL and
WREG previously reported that Wright had experienced financial troubles and that his home had been foreclosed in May. While
Adrienne Simmons, a 30-year-old kickboxer, died on Monday after suffering a devastating blow during a competition the day