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BOSTON, MA - MAY 6: Joel Hanrahan #52 of the Boston Red Sox leaves in the 9th inning after giving up a game-tying home run against the Minnesota Twins on May 6, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Sox Closer Hanrahan Could Have Season-Ending Surgery

Red Sox closer Joel Hanrahan is contemplating season-ending surgery after being examined by orthopedist James Andrews.


Omar Calhoun (Courtesy Bob Stowell/ UConn)

Two Surgeries For UConn Guard

Connecticut guard Omar Calhoun has undergone two surgeries to alleviate discomfort in his hips.


New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera smiles after tying the Major League Baseball all-time saves record following a 7-6 win over the Toronto Blue Jays in a baseball game in Toronto, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011. Rivera tied Trevor Hoffman with 601 career saves. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese)

Rivera In First Game Simulation Since Knee Surgery

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera has thrown 18 pitches in his first simulated game since knee surgery last year.


New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia responds to questions during a baseball news conference for the AL division series, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011, at Yankee Stadium in New York. The Yankees are slated to host the Detroit Tigers in Game 1 on Friday, (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Sabathia Says First Pitch Since Surgery Felt Good

CC Sabathia wasn’t surprised his first pitch was well inside off the plate. The important thing was the New York Yankees’ ace felt good.


Alex Rodriguez (Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

A-Rod Undergoes Surgery, Out For Six Months

Alex Rodriguez had surgery on his left hip Wednesday and is expected to be sidelined until after the All-Star break.


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DPH Says Surgical Errors Increased

The state Public Health Department says reports of wrong-site surgeries in Connecticut hospitals increased by 62 percent last year, while the number of patient deaths or disabilities resulting from surgery or falls also rose.


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Jeter Undergoes Ankle Surgery

Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has had surgery to repair a broken left ankle.


Derek Jeter   Alex Trautwig Getty Images Sport

Weekend Surgery for the Captain

DETROIT (AP) _ Derek Jeter will have surgery on his broken left ankle, and the New York Yankees say the star shortstop could need four to five months to completely recover. The Yankees said Wednesday […]


Shabazz Napier (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images Sport)

Napier Undergoes Surgery

UConn says junior guard Shabazz Napier had surgery for a stress fracture Friday and will be in a walking boot for several weeks.


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Mets’ Gee Has Surgery To Remove Clot In Shoulder

New York Mets pitcher Dillon Gee has undergone surgery to remove a blood clot from an artery in his throwing shoulder.