Diamondbacks right-hander Brandon McCarthy, sidelined last September after being struck in the head by a line drive while pitching, is recovering after suffering a seizure Monday while eating at a restaurant with his wife.
Federal officials are asking for a rehearing of an appeals court decision that said the government illegally seized drug-testing samples and records of baseball players who allegedly tested positive for steroids.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in a 9-2 vote Wednesday that federal agents violated the players' protections against unreasonable searches and seizures when it confiscated a list of players who tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs.
Boston Red Sox third base coach Mike Cubbage had a diabetic seizure and collapsed on the field during Saturday night's home opener against the Baltimore Orioles. He was expected to make a full recovery.