Washington Nationals star outfielder Bryce Harper had to be carried off the field during the first inning of the team's game against the San Francisco Giants after his knee buckled when he slipped on the first base bag.
Harper was helped off the field Saturday after suffering an apparently serious left knee injury while lunging to try to beat out a groundball, Jorge Castillo of The Washington Post reports.
Harper remained on the ground for a few minutes as the ballpark went silent. It was still raining when Harper's injury happened.
The game had been delayed for three hours because of heavy rains.
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Police officials said that the security forces were conducting a search operation when the militants opened fire at them. Police also denied rumours that a mosque was damaged during the gunfight between the security forces and the militants.
After writhing in pain on the ground for a couple of minutes, Harper was helped off the field with assistance from trainer Paul Lessard and hitting coach Rick Schu.
The Rockies inked first baseman Ryan Howard to a minor league contract on Saturday, per a team announcement. He was released by the Braves after he hit.184 in 11 games at Triple-A. Major League Baseball, not the Nationals, decided if and when the game would be played because the Giants don't return to Washington this season.
Elsewhere • Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw (lower back soreness) is scheduled to throw a second bullpen session Sunday.
During the call, Xi urged Trump to show "restraint" in his rhetoric about the crisis, according to the Associated Press . Tensions around the Korean Peninsula started to rise in light of the implementation of the North Korean missile program.
The Chao's are hoping that another inspection by the health department will allow them to reopen the restaurant soon. A sign posted on the restaurant on Wednesday stated that it was closed because they were out of doughnuts.
Sergio Aguero was the man to open the scoring and a Lewis Dunk own goal completed City's win with 15 minutes to play. That however, won't be enough to bring United in the top five, if Mourinho doesn't sign more players.
Tesla is raising $1.5 billion as it ramps up production of the Model 3 sedan, its first mass market electric auto . The company had revenue of $2.79 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.50 billion.
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He finishes the 2017 IAAF World Championships with a bronze medal in the men's 100m, his final-ever individual track race. While Britain celebrated, though, there were contrasting emotions for Bolt in the final race of his career.
But Jamie Murphy - on for Chelsea loanee Izzy Brown, who hobbled off after 23 minutes - could not bring down a diagonal pass. They eased to victories over teams like Real Madrid, Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham, losing only to Manchester United.
The ball bounced high off a rock and settled into what he called "the worst lie I've seen all week" in the deep Bermuda grass. While Kisner was the story early in the day, the weather took the stage as the afternoon wave of players took to the course .
While Trump raised the specter of military intervention, his top national security aides have downplayed that possibility. As to US military action against Venezuela , the Pentagon said it had not received any such orders from the White House.
His chief strategist, Steve Bannon, once declared that his former news site, Breitbart, was "the platform for the alt-right". Trump, as a candidate, frequently came under scrutiny for being slow to offer his condemnation of white supremacists.
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More than a dozen people held signs, chanted and marched around the statue of Andrew Jackson as a protest against racism. Police took a man into custody as the subject of a homicide investigation, Charlottesville Police Chief Al Thomas said.
US President Donald Trump picks fresh fight with Venezuela
The Trump administration has characterized Maduro as a dictator and announced sanctions against government officials. " Trump tells reporters at his New Jersey golf course Friday that he's "not going to rule out" a military option".
Return to the country of a pastor freed by North Korea
Lim's case at all levels, and we will continue to support him and his family now that he has returned", the statement said. He was sentenced to hard labor for life in December 2015 on charges of attempting to overthrow the Pyongyang regime.
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Ben Rhodes, a former deputy national security adviser in the Obama administration, tweeted back at Trump on Wednesday morning. It is not the first time Trump has attempted to portray himself as being more popular than Obama.
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Investors instead turned to safe-haven assets such as gold, pushing it to a two-month high, and the Japanese yen rose. Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE 6-to-1; on Nasdaq, a 3.60-to-1 ratio favored decliners.