Comments for: Former MLB player had CTE when he committed suicide

Posted Dec. 16, 2013, at 4:43 p.m.
Last modified Dec. 16, 2013, at 7:57 p.m.

Former Major League Baseball player Ryan Freel had a degenerative brain disease known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) when he committed suicide last year, his family announced Sunday, the Florida Times-Union reported. The report was done by the Boston University Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy and Sports Legacy …

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