Here is the latest Alabama sports news from The Associated Press
ATLANTA (AP) — Braves outfielder Jason Heyward says his strained right hamstring feels better and he's hoping to avoid the disabled list. Heyward left Thursday night's game against the Reds after hurting the hamstring while running the bases.
NEW YORK (AP) — San Francisco right-hander Paul Davis and New York Mets right-hander Estarlin Morel have been suspended under baseball's minor league drug program. The commissioner's office said Davis will serve a 50-game ban for a second violation. Morel was given a 25-game suspension for an unspecified violation.
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have re-signed guard Kyle Korver, allowing the team to keep one of the league's top 3-point shooters. The four-year, $24 million deal, first reported last week, was signed yesterday. Korver averaged 10.9 points and made 45.7 percent of his 3-point shots last season to rank second in the NBA.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Hey, it could happen to anyone, right? The people who print Carolina Panthers T-shirts for Nike made a boo boo. The Charlotte Observer reports that the sports apparel maker recently offered a black Panthers T-shirt that includes a blue silhouette of the state of South Carolina and the letters "NC." The shirt no longer appears on the website.