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SOURCE SPORTS: MLB Possibly Looking Into a Bubble System For Post Season Play

MLB Possibly Looking Into a Bubble System For Post Season Play

Thanks to the success of both the NBA bubble and the NHL bubble, MLB is now considering a bubble of their own. Both the Los Angeles Times’ Bill Shaikin and ESPN’s Jeff Passan reported on Monday that MLB is considering a bubble for the postseason. Such a bubble scenario would limit travel and possibly restrict player movement, which […]

SOURCE SPORTS: MLB Season in Jeopardy of Being Cancelled

It could be grand opening grand closing for MLB and this experimental season. ESPN’s Jeff Passan published an article on Friday in which he said MLB commissioner Rob Manfred had a call with Tony Clark, the executive director of the MLB Players Association, about the situation. The message from Manfred was that this weekend is critical and […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Cleveland Indians Reviewing Name Change

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The name change revolution in sports has now touched baseball. The Cleveland Indians days might be over soon. The organization said Friday night that they will review their long-debated nickname. It has been in place for 105 years. Advertisement “We are committed to making a positive impact in our community and embrace our responsibility to […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Yankees and Dodgers Favorited to Battle in World Series

If we are going by the favorites, the 2020 World Series will be the New York Yankees and Los Angeles Dodgers. ESPN reports the abbreviated season to have the two legendary baseball franchises at the top, with Houston Astros, Atlanta Braves and Minnesota Twins to follow. Baseball is set to start on July 23 or […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Major League Baseball Aiming for July 24 Start Date

MLB Possibly Looking Into a Bubble System For Post Season Play

Baseball is inching closer to a potential start. ESPN reports Major League Baseball is set to host a 60-game season that would start around July 24. The only remaining hurdles are for players to sign a health-and-safety protocol and plan to arrive at home stadiums by July 1. The league owners voted in favor of […]

Former MLB Star Carl Crawford Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges

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According to several confirmed reports, former Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Carl Crawford has been arrested in Texas on felony domestic violence charges for a May 8 incident, in which Crawford’s ex-girlfriend claims that he choked her and held her at gunpoint. The two met in an attempt to reconcile the differences in their relationship, but […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Major League Baseball Might Shorten Season and Players Bag

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With the world slowly returning to normal, the return of most major sports is still in limbo. Major League Baseball is one organization that has been unable to reach a return-to-play agreement. However, the league has discussed playing a shorter schedule. In this scenario, the MLB would pay members of the MLB Players Association their […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Dominican Baseball Players Unite For COVID-19 Relief

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A coalition of over 40 current and retired Major League Baseball players have united. Collectively, they have launched the “Step Up to the Plate” fund. The efforts are to support coronavirus relief efforts in the Dominican Republic. The coalition, organized by Hall of Fame pitcher Pedro Martinez and his foundation, has raised over $550,000. They […]

NBA, NFL, MLB, NHL and More Professional Sports Leagues Join Together for ‘The Real Heroes Project’

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14 professional sports leagues are combining for a new campaign called The Real Heroes Projects, which will highlight healthcare workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Athletes involved in the campaign will represent ATP, MLB, MLS, NASCAR, NBA, NFL, NHL, NWSL, USGA, WNBA, WTA, and WWE, among other professional leagues, are dedicating their jerseys and uniforms […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Derek Jeter Hall of Fame Induction to Be Moved to 2021

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Looks like Derek Jeter will have to wait for his enshrinement in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame. An announcement is expected this week postponing the induction ceremonies until next summer. Derek Jeter was up this year and his army of pinstripe fans will now have to wait until next summer. Advertisement However, economically, […]

Dr. Fauci Says: “Sports Might Not Happen This Year”

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America’s foremost expert on novel coronavirus COVID-19 says sports might be canceled this year. This news comes while Major League Baseball is plotting a return. However, Dr. Anthony Fauci lead of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases has a solemn prediction for sports. According to Fauci, without widespread testing and quick results, sports […]

President Trump Wants Sports Back ASAP, Expects NFL to Start Season On Time

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Like most of America, President Donald Trump misses sports. Trump held a call Saturday with the commissioners of leading American pro sports, including the NFL’s Roger Goodell. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Trump told the commissioners he wanted the NFL season to start on time, and he hoped to have sports leagues playing in front […]