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MLB releases updated COVID-19 results following intake screenings

12 hours ago   |   Newsday

Overall, MLB has turned up 83 positive tests which represents 0.7 percent of the 11,149 samples taken since the intake screening began June 27.
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Giants' Buster Posey opts out of MLB season after he and his wife adopt newborn twins

12 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

"This ultimately wasn't that difficult of a decision for me," the 2012 National League MVP said.
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White Sox Pitcher Michael Kopech Opts out of 2020 MLB Season

12 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

The Chicago White Sox announced pitcher Michael Kopech has opted out of the 2020 season Friday afternoon...
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Red Sox camp observations: Fenway Park pumps in fake crowd noise, Jonathan Lucroy impresses

13 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

There were some kinks to be worked out and some improvements to be made, but the Red Sox viewed their first attempt at piping in fake crowd noise at Fenway Park on Friday as a...
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Roenicke: Fake crowd noise 'opportunity' to help each team

13 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet   |   2 articles

Red Sox manager Ron Roenicke breaks down the value for MLB teams to use fake crowd noise during games this season. Roenicke also explains what strategic advantage clubs can...
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Letters: To play or not to play, this is the MLB question

13 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Letters to L.A. Times sports for July 11
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Orioles add former No. 1 overall pick Adley Rutschman to 60-man player pool

14 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Only a year removed from being taken with the top pick in the 2018 MLB Draft, Orioles prospect Adley Rutschman is one step closer to reaching the majors.
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Royals roster, schedule for MLB restart: Four things to know as Kansas City prepares for 60-game season

15 hours ago   |   CBS Sports   |   2 articles

The Royals are likely to finish in the AL Central cellar again in 2020
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2020 MLB season: Nationals schedule, opponents, format and odds

15 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Major League Baseball announced the Washington Nationals' schedule on Monday. Heres everything you need to know about the upcoming season. When does the Major League Baseball
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Nearly Every Major League Baseball Team Has Had A Coronavirus Test Come Back Positive

Nearly Every Major League Baseball Team Has Had A Coronavirus Test Come Back Positive

15 hours ago   |   NPR

So far, 71 players have tested positive for the coronavirus, the MLB said on Friday. "I'm actually kind of pleased it's as low as that," the league's medical director says.
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President Donald Trump commutes sentence of ally Roger Stone

President Donald Trump commutes sentence of ally Roger Stone

President Trump has commuted the sentence of Roger Stone, who was convicted on seven counts in November. Read more ...

Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games

Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games

“The health and safety of our student-athletes and all those connected to Pac-12 sports continues to be our No. 1 priority,” Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott said. Read more ...

Authorities searching for possible human remains at ‘Tiger King' zoo

Authorities searching for possible human remains at ‘Tiger King' zoo

Law enforcement responded to the Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park Friday evening to search for possible human remains. Read more ...

Yarn-maker raises nearly $100,000 in days for COVID-19, Black Lives Matter

Yarn-maker raises nearly $100,000 in days for COVID-19, Black Lives Matter

A businesswoman raised nearly $100,000 in just a matter of days to help charities that work directly with people in need. Read more ...

President Trump's rally in New Hampshire postponed because of approaching...

President Trump's rally in New Hampshire postponed because of approaching tropical storm

President Donald Trump's planned rally in New Hampshire has been postponed because of the tropical storm moving up the East Coast. Read more ...

Reports: Amazon bars video app TikTok on workers' phones

Reports: Amazon bars video app TikTok on workers' phones

Amazon has told reportedly employees to delete the popular video app TikTok from phones on which they use Amazon email, citing security risks from the China-owned app. Read more ...

A female soldier is joining the Green Berets ⁠- a first for the Army Special...

A female soldier is joining the Green Berets ⁠- a first for the Army Special Forces unit

A female soldier for the first time will join the Green Berets, one of the Army's most elite units, after graduating this week from U.S. Army Special Forces training. Read more ...

Trump could commute Roger Stone's sentence tonight, report says

Trump could commute Roger Stone's sentence tonight, report says

President Trump was expected to announce as early as Friday night that he would commute Roger Stone's sentence - just days before his longtime political adviser was due to... Read more ...

NHL and players union officially reach agreement to resume play

NHL and players union officially reach agreement to resume play

Drop the puck. The NHL and NHL Players Association officially ratified a four-year extension to the collective bargaining agreement, which will run through the 2025-26 season... Read more ...

Roger Stone says Trump may have saved his life by commuting prison sentence

Roger Stone says Trump may have saved his life by commuting prison sentence

An elated Roger Stone told Read more ...