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Sunday Column: NFL Plans On Draft To Go On As Scheduled April 23-25, 2020 & Much More

March 29, 2020 The 2020 NFL Draft will not be rescheduled due to COVID-19 concerns, according to Tom Pelissero of NFL.com. The league’s Management Council Executive Committee discussed the issue earlier Thursday, and commissioner Roger Goodell subsequently sent a memo to teams indicating the committee “was unanimous and unequivocal that the draft should go forward as scheduled on April […]

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What's New In Sports News & Notes During The Pandemic

March 27, 2020 During an online conversation with Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry, Dr. Anthony Fauci, a leading expert on the coronavirus pandemic, made it clear: “This is serious business.” Nearly 50,000 people tuned into Curry’s Instagram as the Warriors star and Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, […]

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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 […]

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MLB Could Change Playoff Format To 14 Teams In Post Season

February 10, 2020 Major League Baseball is mulling significant changes to its postseason, including increasing the number of teams from 10 to 14 and adding a reality TV-type format to determine which teams play each other in an expanded wild-card round. MLB is considering a move in which each league would have three division winners […]

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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 […]