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Major League Baseball Headlines, News & Notes Lead By Astros Players Death Threats Spring Training Heats Up,

February 22, 2020 Josh Reddick says he and his Astros teammates have received death threats. The Chicago White Sox surprisingly sign reliever Aaron Bummer to huge 5-Year extension. Aubrey Huff says Astros will be beaned all year, ‘wear bulletproof vests!’ Dee Gordon plans to be the best player in the Seattle Mariners clubhouse in his […]

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Major League Baseball News & Notes, Fiers Death Threats, Arbitration Winners and Losers Lead The Way

February 21, 2020 Former Houston Astros pitcher Mike Fiers says he has received death threats after he exposed Astros’s 2017 sign-stealing scheme. “Whatever, I don’t care. I’ve dealt with a lot of death threats before. It’s just another thing on my plate,” the Oakland Athletics pitcher told the San Francisco Chronicle on Thursday. Houston Astros owner Jim Crane has had a less-than-ideal […]

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Whistle-Blower Mike Fiers Acknowledges Receiving Death Threats

February 21, 2020 Former Houston Astros pitcher Mike Fiers revealed he has been getting death threats since he exposed the Astros sign stealing scheme. The Oakland Athletics pitcher revealed the Astros were stealing signs in November. The Astros were stealing signs in the 2017 World Series which they won. He moved to the Detroit Tigers […]

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Pennsylvania Little League district to drop ‘Astros’

February 20, 2020 Pennsylvania Little League District will be dropping Astros name following cheating scandal. Just 60 miles east of Williamsport, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County, one Little League director is sending a clear message to his 4,000 players about the Houston Astros and their sign-stealing scam. “Right now, in our leagues, the Astros are suspended,” said Bob Bertoni, head of District […]

ON THIS DAY ONE BIG THING Sunday Column WHAT'S NEW

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. […]