• Knoxville Nationals canceled due to pandemic

    5 days ago - By ESPN

    With its seating capacity limited to just 7,000 due to the coronavirus pandemic, Knoxville Raceway and the Marion County Fair Board announced Tuesday that the 60th running of the Knoxville Nationals have been canceled this year.
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  • Padres Chairman Ron Fowler On Finances, 2020 Season, Union

    5 days ago - By MLB Trade Rumors

    With few to no fans in the stands during a 60-game season, Major League Baseball teams are undoubtedly going to suffer a financial hit this year. The Padres are among the teams in line to take a beating in that regard, executive chairman Ron Fowler explained to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune .
    “People don't want to believe we're going to lose, cash on cash, well over $100 million. I can assure you we are,” said Fowler, who added: “We've already borrowed $100 million. We are looking to increase our loan availability, and we are looking to make a significant capital contribution...
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  • Minor league baseball season canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

    5 days ago - By Yardbarker

    The United States' ineptitude in containing the coronavirus pandemic combined with the fact that it is utterly dependent on in-person fan ticket and concession sales, the 2020 Minor League season will be canceled.
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