Racial unrest achingly familiar for Fergie Jenkins, other Canadian black athletes
Canadian baseball legend Fergie Jenkins has watched the jarring scenes of racial unrest play out this past week in the U.S., and the images are achingly familiar.
1 month ago - CBC - 2 articles
The Latest: New York to reopen horse tracks, Watkins Glen
New York will allow horse racing tracks and Watkins Glen International car track to reopen with the easing of the coronavirus outbreak. At his daily briefing, the Democrat says...
1 month ago - Yahoo Sports
World baseball head pitches Olympic participation to MLB, again
With the Olympics postponed for a full year because of the coronavirus pandemic, and the current MLB season on hold, World Baseball Softball Confederation president Riccardo...
1 month ago - CBC
Extra innings: Baseball head pitches Olympics to MLB, again
1 month ago - Fox Sports
2021 World Baseball Classic likely getting postponed or canceled
The 2021 World Baseball Classic is likely to be postponed if not outright canceled, an industry source confirmed. The quadrennial Olympic-style event, which began in 2006, held...
1 month ago - New York Post - 16 articles
Bryce Harper: MLB 'dumb' for keeping major league players out of Olympics
Bryce Harper thinks it's 'dumb' MLB players don't participate in the Olympics and calls it a 'travesty.'
1 month ago - USA Today - 2 articles
Samson: Despite Bryce Harper lobbying for it, MLB will never let players participate in the Summer Olympics
Harper probably won't go to Tokyo in 2021
1 month ago - CBSSports - 2 articles
Bryce Harper: MLB “dumb” to keep major leaguers out of the Olympics
"It is such a travesty to me" the Phillies' star right fielder said this week
1 month ago - HardballTalk - 2 articles
Harper rips MLB for keeping players out of Olympics: 'That's dumb'
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper isn't a fan of major leaguers not being able to play in the Olympics. "It is such a travesty to me," Harper said on the "Starting...
1 month ago - TheScore - 2 articles
Bryce Harper calls MLB 'dumb' to keep stars out of Olympics
Philadelphia Phillies star Bryce Harper thinks Major League Baseball is "dumb" for its policy that makes the Olympics off-limits for baseball's best players.
1 month ago - UPI
The headlines of Sportyst
Tanaka back with Yankees after getting hit in the head by a line drive
New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka was back at Yankee Stadium on Sunday, a day after getting hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of Giancarlo Stanton.
Giants manager Kapler: Pablo Sandoval's weight not an issue
The San Francisco Giants expect Pablo Sandoval to be in baseball shape and ready to contribute when games begin later this month
MLB players aren't so sure the 2020 season will be completed
As spring training 2.0 begins, some clubhouses are filled with doubt that the season will be completed. Cardinals reliever Andrew Miller voiced doubts regarding the season...
Cleveland manager Terry Francona favours nickname change for MLB team
Cleveland manager Terry Francona won't sidestep the hot-button topic any longer. He believes the Cleveland MLB team needs to change their contentious nickname.
Indians manager Francona favors nickname change for club
Manager Terry Francona believes it's time for the Cleveland Indians to change their nickname
Brewers' Braun says he's now more likely to play beyond 2020
Milwaukee Brewers veteran Ryan Braun says he's more likely to play beyond 2020 because of the unusual circumstances of this pandemic-shortened season
Cardinals pitchers Cabrera, Sánchez test positive for COVID-19
Two St. Louis Cardinals pitchers will have to wait to start participating in preseason workouts after testing positive for COVID-19.
Dodgers' David Price opts out of MLB 2020 season over health concerns
The Dodgers will be without one of their big-name arms as they try to win their first World Series since 1988. David Price became the latest MLB player to opt out of the 2020...
Yanks' Tanaka hit in head; LeMahieu, Cessa test positive
Braves star Freddie Freeman has coronavirus, is ‘not feeling great'
MLB All-Star first baseman Freddie Freeman was among four Atlanta Braves players to test positive for coronavirus, manager Brian Snitker announced Saturday. Snitker said it...