Life on the road in the major leagues doesn't have to be just an endless stream of hotel rooms and clubhouses. Just ask Howie Kendricks.
Nick Scandone, a sailor who won a gold medal at the 2008 Paralympic Games in China while battling Lou Gehrig's disease, has died. He was 42.
Payao Poontarat, a boxer that earned Thailand's first Olympic medal, died of Lou Gehrig's disease. He was 49.