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Sunday Column: One Big Thing, On This Day, What's New In Sports

February 16, 2020 One Big Thing: President Donald Trump will attend Sunday’s Daytona 500 and is toying with the idea of getting out on the track himself. Trump is planning to take a lap in the presidential limousine nicknamed “The Beast,” per multiple sources. Though, everyone involved cautions that nothing is finalized at this point. […]

ON THIS DAY ONE BIG THING WHAT'S NEW

One Big Thing, On This Day, What’s New In Sports 2/7/20

February 7, 2020 One Big Thing: The Houston Astros’ front office laid the groundwork for the team’s electronic sign-stealing ploys via a program dubbed “Codebreaker” that was introduced by an intern in the organization in September 2016. The Excel-based application designed to decode opposing catchers’ signs was used throughout the 2017 season and for part of […]

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MLB Commissioner Rob Manfered Limits Live Video Feeds, Soon To Rule On Red Sox

February 7, 2020 Major League Baseball intends to impose new limits on what live video is available to teams, and Commissioner Rob Manfred hopes to complete his investigation into alleged electronic sign stealing by the Boston Red Sox before spring training camps open next week. The ongoing issue has already led to a set of significant […]

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Pete Rose Asked Rob Manfred For Reinstatement Back In MLB

February 6, 2020 Pete Rose asked commissioner Rob Manfred on Wednesday morning to remove his name from Major League Baseball’s ineligible list, which would allow the all-time hits leader to be considered for induction into the Hall of Fame. In 1989, Rose was permanently banned from baseball by then-commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti after an investigation […]

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Kobe Bryant, Super Bowl LIV, Dusty Baker Dominate Daily Sports New

January 28, 2020 Houston Astros and Dusty Baker are working on manager deal, the negotiations say Baker is working to finalize an agreement to become manager. Former Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte is heading to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Cincinnati Reds had committed just $121.1 million in free agency during the 2010s, the lowest total of any […]