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Yankees' David Hale looking to Korea for baseball hope amid MLB pause

Yankees' David Hale looking to Korea for baseball hope amid MLB pause

10 hours ago   |   New York Post

David Hale is just one of the hundreds of players waiting to find out when - or even if - the MLB season will start. And like many others, he's looking to see what other...
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Mets might be MLB's biggest loser in the coronavirus era

Mets might be MLB's biggest loser in the coronavirus era

13 hours ago   |   New York Post

There are 30 losers. Some lose less, some lose a lot more when it comes to major league teams during the coronavirus pandemic. The Orioles lose less. They were going to have...
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How shorter MLB schedule could impact fantasy baseball

How shorter MLB schedule could impact fantasy baseball

1 day ago   |   New York Post

If you took the sensible route and put off your fantasy baseball draft until there was more clarity as to when the 2020 MLB season would begin, you are now tasked with a...
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Astros' Justin Verlander and wife, Kate Upton, to donate MLB checks to coronavirus charities

1 day ago   |   NBC News

The couple said they "hope to contribute to the families and jobs affected, the healthcare workers and first responders on the front lines."
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Ranking MLB Draft's best late-round picks as drastic cutback looms

Ranking MLB Draft's best late-round picks as drastic cutback looms

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Some members of MLB management pushed to kill a draft in 2020. They wanted to allocate bonuses that would have been distributed to amateur players instead to current players...
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Having a shortened MLB season is tough. Implementing it before country gets grip on coronavirus would be even tougher

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

In his first inaugural address, with the nation in the grips of the Great Depression, FDR told Americans that the only thing they had to fear was fear itself. This is what...
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Rangers' James Jones out until 2021 after tripping over son's toy

Rangers' James Jones out until 2021 after tripping over son's toy

2 days ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

Coronavirus quarantining got a lot more painful for one baseball player this week. Texas Rangers pitcher James Jones tore the patella tendon in his right knee Monday after...
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Yankees new pitching coach Matt Blake throws ideas at MLB on how best to handle a possible restart

2 days ago   |   NY Daily News

TAMPA - Planning for what will be the most unusual season in MLB history, if there is a season this year, Matt Blake has to not only find the proper route back for his pitchers...
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Zack Britton: How far players willing to go to restart baseball

Zack Britton: How far players willing to go to restart baseball

3 days ago   |   New York Post

According to Zack Britton, if MLB decides to start the season without fans inside ballparks due to the coronavirus pandemic that is okay with him and other players. As is the...
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Examining the many challenges of a shortened MLB season in 2020

Examining the many challenges of a shortened MLB season in 2020

3 days ago   |   Post Gazette

Let's say baseball starts after the All-Star break. What would that look like? It'd be pretty strange. And complicated.
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Fauci said he tested negative for coronavirus

Fauci said he tested negative for coronavirus

The nation's top infectious disease expert said he tested negative for coronavirus Saturday when asked why he wasn't wearing a face mask as the pandemic spreads across the nation. Read more ...

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

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Queen Elizabeth calls for unity during the coronavirus pandemic

Queen Elizabeth calls for unity during the coronavirus pandemic

Queen Elizabeth II addressed the coronavirus pandemic and offered reassurance in a rare televised speech Sunday. Read more ...

Japan to declare state of emergency in Tokyo, 6 other prefectures for a...

Japan to declare state of emergency in Tokyo, 6 other prefectures for a month, PM Abe says

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says Japan will declare a state of emergency in Tokyo and six other prefectures as early as Tuesday in a bid to stop the coronavirus. Abe made the... Read more ...

Bronx Zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus

Bronx Zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus

The coronavirus is infecting New Yorkers of all stripes. A tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the deadly bug, the Wildlife Conservation Society announced Sunday... Read more ...

Czech Republic reports slowest daily rise in confirmed Covid-19 cases

Czech Republic reports slowest daily rise in confirmed Covid-19 cases

The Czech Republic reported its slowest daily percentage rise in confirmed coronavirus cases on Monday, the Health Ministry said. The country had 4,591 cases as of Sunday... Read more ...

Tom Dempsey, former NFL kicker, dead from coronavirus at 73

Tom Dempsey, former NFL kicker, dead from coronavirus at 73

Tom Dempsey, who became a record-setting NFL placekicker for the New Orleans Saints despite being born without toes on his right foot, died Saturday after contracting the... Read more ...

Trump again touts hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19

Trump again touts hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19

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Easter bunny brings holiday cheer in neighborhoods while practicing social...

Easter bunny brings holiday cheer in neighborhoods while practicing social distancing

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Rick Pitino wins bet with son on Brock Lesnar-Drew McIntyre WrestleMania 36...

Rick Pitino wins bet with son on Brock Lesnar-Drew McIntyre WrestleMania 36 match

Rick Pitino picked up his first win as Iona coach. His son Richard's Minnesota team appears headed to New Rochelle to play the Gaels this season after dad won the two's... Read more ...