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Buster Posey opts out of season as MLB releases optimistic coronavirus test results

1 month ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey says he will not play this season in order to protect the health of his family amid the coronavirus crisis.
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Giants' Buster Posey will sit out 2020 season after adopting twins

Giants' Buster Posey will sit out 2020 season after adopting twins

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Buster Posey's decision to skip the shortened 2020 MLB season was made for health reasons, but not his own. The San Francisco Giants catcher announced Friday he would sit out the 60-game season after his family adopted twin girls, born prematurely and currently remain in the NICU. “After weighing it for a long time, talking...
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Buster Posey adopts identical twins, will sit out 2020 season as COVID-19 precaution

Buster Posey adopts identical twins, will sit out 2020 season as COVID-19 precaution

1 month ago   |   By Sporting News

The Giants will play without one of the faces of their franchise this year.
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Giants star catcher Posey out this year over virus concerns

Giants star catcher Posey out this year over virus concerns

1 month ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

SAN FRANCISCO - Giants star catcher Buster Posey became the latest big-name player to skip this season because of concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, announcing his decision Friday.
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Mookie Betts ties MLB mark with 6th career 3-homer game

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark with 6th career 3-homer game

LOS ANGELES - Mookie Betts hit three home runs Thursday night for the sixth time in his career, matching a major league record held by Sammy Sosa and Hall of Famer Johnny Mize. Read more ...

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White doesn't believe UFC 252 will represent Daniel Cormier 's final fight. Cormier has said countless times leading up to Saturday's heavyweight title trilogy with Stipe... Read more ...

Stars get late goal for 5-4 win over Flames to even series

Stars get late goal for 5-4 win over Flames to even series

EDMONTON, Alberta - Jamie Oleksiak scored with 40 seconds left in regulation as the Dallas Stars beat the Calgary Flames 5-4 Thursday night after blowing a two-goal lead in the... Read more ...

Darvish has no-hitter through 6 innings for Cubs vs Brewers

Darvish has no-hitter through 6 innings for Cubs vs Brewers

CHICAGO - Yu Darvish of the Chicago Cubs is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the Milwaukee Brewers at Wrigley Field. Read more ...

Orioles beat Phillies 11-4, complete 3-game sweep

Orioles beat Phillies 11-4, complete 3-game sweep

PHILADELPHIA - Pedro Severino and Rio Ruiz hit homers to back Thomas Eshelman and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Philadelphia Phillies 11-4 Thursday to complete a three-game sweep. Read more ...

Canadiens coach Claude Julien rushed to hospital with chest pains

Canadiens coach Claude Julien rushed to hospital with chest pains

Julien, 60, is being kept under observation at the hospital. Read more ...

Grizzlies roll past Bucks 119-106, reach West play-in round

Grizzlies roll past Bucks 119-106, reach West play-in round

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Jonas Valanciunas and Ja Morant had triple-doubles and the Memphis Grizzlies kept their season alive Thursday with a 119-106 victory over the Milwaukee... Read more ...

Nationals' Strasburg ejected for arguing - from the stands

Nationals' Strasburg ejected for arguing - from the stands

NEW YORK - A pitcher getting ejected for arguing balls and strikes - on his day off? And, from the stands? Read more ...

Adams sends Leipzig into CL semis with winner vs Atlético

Adams sends Leipzig into CL semis with winner vs Atlético

LISBON, Portugal - American midfielder Tyler Adams scored in the 88th minute to give Leipzig a 2-1 win over Atletico Madrid on Thursday and send the German club to its first... Read more ...

Korpisalo, Blue Jackets win 3-1, tie series with Lightning

Korpisalo, Blue Jackets win 3-1, tie series with Lightning

TORONTO - Two days after making an NHL-record 85 saves in a five-overtime loss, Joonas Korpisalo stopped 36 more shots to help the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Tampa Bay... Read more ...