Coronavirus

Dan Mennella
July 06, 2020 - 9:16 am
The former Astros and Phillies ace took to social media on Sunday to urge his former league-mates to either get back on the diamond or sit out the season.
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Jesse Pantuosco
July 04, 2020 - 8:19 pm
Days after the league announced plans to reduce the number of preseason games from four to two, the NFLPA is now recommending the NFL scrap the preseason in its entirety amid growing concerns over COVID-19.
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Christy Strawser
July 01, 2020 - 2:18 pm
Dr. Michael Osterholm, infectious disease specialist from the University of Minnesota, offered a grave warning of what we could see if sports returns.
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Charlie Blackmon
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97.1 The Ticket
July 01, 2020 - 9:19 am
Trying to find out the status of a baseball player coming back from an ankle injury definitely will be easier than learning whether someone tested positive for the coronavirus.
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Tiki and Tierney
June 30, 2020 - 11:16 am
Cardinals shortstop Paul DeJong understands why certain players are opting out of the 2020 season, but he intends to play “for the love of the game” and knows the risks he’ll be taking in doing so.
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Dan Mennella
June 30, 2020 - 8:00 am
The NBA appears set on resuming the 2019-20 season next month at Disney World in Florida, but not all of its players will be present – for injury and other reasons.
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Jesse Pantuosco
June 26, 2020 - 12:22 pm
The San Francisco Giants won’t permit spectators amid the coronavirus pandemic, but season-ticket holders and fans willing to pay $99 can lend their likeness to cardboard cutouts for display at Oracle Park this season.
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Jesse Pantuosco
June 25, 2020 - 4:04 pm
According to the Associated Press, MLB has left open the possibility of expanding the playoff field to 16 teams for the 2020 season. MLBPA president Tony Clark said he’d be willing to listen if the league proposed an expanded postseason.
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Lou DiPietro
June 24, 2020 - 4:35 pm
As sports try to ramp up, several athletes across all sports are testing positive for COVID-19, and on Wednesday the WWE was the latest to announce it had talent test positive.
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Andrew Limberg
June 23, 2020 - 12:24 pm
Tomlin revealed during a call with reporters that two players have recovered and “are back to work” after they tested positive for coronavirus in the spring.
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