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MLB Will Have Minor League Experiment With Moving Back Mound
Major League Baseball wants to see if moving back the pitcher's mound will increase offense.
MLB’s 2020 Rookies Debut All Over Again With Fans In Stands
This year, some say they're experiencing those debut jitters all over again as fans have been welcomed back to the ballpark.
Chicago Cubs Concerned About Possible COVID-19 Outbreak
The Chicago Cubs are concerned about a possible COVID-19 outbreak after two coaches tested positive for the virus and three relievers were placed on the COVID-19-related injured list.
T-Wolves Owner: A-Rod, Partner In Agreement To Buy NBA Club
Former baseball star Alex Rodriguez and e-commerce mogul Marc Lore have signed a letter of intent to buy the Timberwolves and keep the NBA franchise in Minnesota.
NHL Grapples With Vaccine Inequity Between U.S. And Canada
The NHL is in the most difficult position among the four major North American professional sports leagues on vaccinations because seven of its teams are based in Canada.
Judge Orders One Accuser Of Texans QB Watson To Be ID’d
A judge has ordered that the name of one of the 22 women who have filed lawsuits accusing Watson of sexual assault be made public.
French Open Postponed By 1 Week Because Of Pandemic
The traditional French Open schedule is being disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic for the second year in a row.
Nike Suspends Sponsorship of Deshaun Watson Amid Allegations
Nike has suspended its endorsement contract with Deshaun Watson amid allegations of sexual assault and harassment against the Houston Texans quarterback.
After Saying ‘I’m Going To Disney World,’ Brady Did It Again
A mask-wearing Brady visited the Star Wars-themed section of Walt Disney World with his family and friends on Monday.
AP Source: MLB Moving All-Star Game To Denver’s Coors Field
Major League Baseball plans to relocate the All-Star Game to Coors Field in Denver after pulling this year's Midsummer Classic from Atlanta over Georgia's new election rules.