Found March 26, 2012 on Sliding Into Home:
From Buster Olney:Joba Chamberlain is likely to speak to reporters later in the week, and he's expected to tell them his life was never in jeopardy after his accident last Thursday.Obviously that's very good news, but kudos to another terrible job by certain members of the media reporting this false rumors as fact. Well done.

Message to Joba Chamberlain: Time to grow up

Joba Chamberlain is his own worst enemy. Not only did he never really apologize Tuesday for his recklessness in jumping on a trampoline when recovering from Tommy John surgery, when he explained how he messed up his ankle, he refused to even admit that he really had an open dislocation in the first place. (Brian Cashman had to do damage control later, explaining the exact nature...

To Bill Madden et al: Leave Joba Chamberlain Alone

We're a little over 24 hours removed from the news that Joba Chamberlain nearly died after suffering an open dislocation of his right ankle while playing on a trampoline with his 5 year old son. These 24 hours have been filled with a lot of commentary about what happened, a lot of it harshly directed toward Joba.  People have tweeted trampoline jokes, held forth on Joba'...

Joba discharged from hospital

New York Yankees pitcher Joba Chamberlain, who severely injured his ankle last week while playing with his son, has been outfitted with a special cast and released from the hospital.

Yankees hopeful Joba Chamberlain can return to pitching this season

After Joba Chamberlain‘s trampoline injury to trump all trampoline injuries, there was much doubt as to whether the Yankees pitcher would be able to pitch this season or even again in his career. Chamberlain suffered an open dislocation and torn ligaments in his right ankle while playing with his son. And while examinations revealed no microfractures, doctors are still keeping...

Yankees RP Chamberlain released from hospital

New York Yankees relief pitcher Joba Chamberlain has been released from hospital three days after dislocating his right ankle.Chamberlain will be in a non-weight bearing hard cast for six weeks after the open dislocation suffered while playing on a trampoline with his son. The team has not set a time table for his return."So far everything’s coming back extremely positive...

Joba discusses injury, claims 'great' chance to pitch in 2012

New York Yankees reliever Joba Chamberlain denied reports saying he suffered significant blood loss and that his life was in danger after dislocating his right ankle. He also believes that he has a "great" chance to pitch this season. "I didn't lose a lot of blood, contrary to what people wrote and what people read," Chamberlain told ESPN New York on Tuesday...

Apparently, Joba didn’t almost die

Last week, it was being reported that New York Yankees relief pitcher Joba Chamberlain, had a life-threatening ankle injury while playing with his son on a trampoline at a recreational center in Florida. According to Joba, that Was never the case. In fact, there was bone popping out, or massive amounts of blood loss, such as what the media had been reporting. “One of those things...

So here's video of the trampoline Joba Chamberlain apparently hurt himself on

WPLJ's Scott & Todd show just sent us this video of AirHeads Trampoline Arena in Tampa. Every time you check your email, think -- gotta check Bob's Blitz. Follow us on Twitter. Subscribe, or... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Joba Chamberlain’s Latest Obstacle

March hasn’t been too kind to some big-name relievers. For Ryan Madson and Joakim Soria, there were torn elbow ligaments. For Joba Chamberlain? Well, this one’s a bit rarer: Last week, he suffered an open dislocation of his right ankle while playing with his 5-year-old son on trampoline-like contraption at a children’s gymnastics center. Essentially, bone pierced skin and he’s...

Talking Joba’s Injury, Chipper Retires, and Wilpon’s Victory @ 8pm

A loaded Grapefruit Roundup tonight at 8pm Hear me talk about the Joba Chamberlain‘s injury and answer the critics who believe I am off base in my criticism of his judgement. I also talk about Chipper Jones being an all-time Mets killer, and what the Wilpon victory in court means for the Mets. Joining me during the hour is Neil Keefe of WFAN, Brian Erni of Metsblog and author...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.