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Aaron Cook attempting comeback after missing 2013

Pitcher Aaron Cook made only eight starts in Triple-A Colorado Springs in 2013, and he did not fare well at all. In those eight games, he was 0-5 with an 8.15 ERA and 1.90 WHIP in 35.1 innings. His season ended in July because of inflammation in his right elbow. That inflammation is likely the main reason for his poor performance, and the DL stint was the tenth of his professional...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Roster Moves: Aaron Cook released

Phillies pitcher Aaron Cook has been released from the team. Saw this one coming. RT @toddzolecki: The Phillies released RHP Aaron Cook. — Macho Row (@Macho_Row) March 26, 2013   RT @magelb: Aaron Cook asked for and was granted his release. — Macho Row (@Macho_Row) March 26, 2013 Cook appeared in six games this spring, including three starts....
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March 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Aaron Cook Feels He Cost Red Sox Win With Costly Error (Video)

Aaron Cook was near perfect through five innings on Wednesday night. But one troublesome play ultimately cost the sinkerballer both a no-hitter and a much-needed Red Sox win. After fielding a ball up the middle in the sixth inning, Cook turned to second base in hopes of turning a double play and getting out the inning. Instead, the pitcher threw the ball into the center field and...
August 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Aaron Cook Plans to Turn Heads In Return to the Red Sox With New Secret Weapon

BOSTON -- For the first time since May 5, Aaron Cook will start for the Red Sox. After recovering from a gash on his leg that required 11 stitches, the 33-year-old was purposely scratched from Saturday's start in Pawtucket to start Sunday's game against Atlanta in place of Clay Buchholz, who is battling an undisclosed illness. When Cook takes the mound at Fenway Park, expect...
June 23, 2012  |  Discuss

BOA confirms UK choice, snubs taekwondo star Cook

The British Olympic Association has ratified the decision to exclude top-ranked fighter Aaron Cook from the London Games, providing the latest twist in a controversy the sports minister has called ''embarrassing.'' The BOA said Friday in a statement that it confirmed GB Taekwondo's nomination of Lutalo Muhammad, ranked 104, to represent Britain. Last week, the...
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June 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Britain's Cook to appeal Olympic taekwondo snub

British taekwondo star Aaron Cook says he is appealing his omission from the Olympic team. Cook is the world's top-ranked fighter in the 80-kilogram division but was told earlier this month that he would not be fighting for Britain at the London Games. Cook ditched the national taekwondo academy last year to train independently. In a statement released Monday, he says '...
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May 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Aaron Cook receives nasty cut on leg after being spiked (Photos)

We now have a new injury that can rival Amar’e Stoudemire’s utterly gruesome battle wound. In his Red Sox debut on Saturday, pitcher Aaron Cook received the ugly gash on his leg that you’re seeing above. He suffered the injury when Orioles DH Chris Davis spiked him sliding into home during the second inning. The cut needed 11 stitches to close up, and on Sunday Cook was sent...
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May 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Impact of Aaron Cook's Opt-Out Becoming Source of Passionate Debate Amongst Red Sox Fans (Video)

Aaron Cook is giving the Red Sox something to think about this week. If Cook isn't on the team's major league roster by May 1, he can opt out of his minor league deal with the Red Sox, presumably to join another team's starting rotation. Judging by his numbers in the minors, he may have other suitors. NESN Nation's Dan Duquette invited our Twitter followers to weigh...
April 30, 2012  |  Discuss

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