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Scottsdale (United States) (AFP) - Arizona Damondbacks left-handed All-Star pitcher Patrick Corbin will miss the team's trip to Australia for the opening games of the Major League Baseball season against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Corbin had been scheduled to start for Arizona in Saturday's major league season opener in Australia. But the Diamondbacks announced Sunday that an MRI exam showed damage to the ulnar collateral ligament in Corbin's left elbow.
BEIRUT (AP) — With rebels fleeing into neighboring Lebanon, Syrian government troops and Hezbollah fighters captured a strategic town near the frontier Sunday, ousting opposition fighters from their last stronghold in the vital border area.