Saturday, July 11, 2020
Hockey became the latest sport to finalize a return during a global pandemic after NHL owners and players approved an agreement Friday to resume the season — and with it an assurance of labor peace through September 2026.
DUBLIN, Ohio — Among the lessons Collin Morikawa took away from missing his first cut as a pro was that his reliable cut shot had left him. He found at it Muirfield Village, and suddenly looks as though he’ll be tough to catch at the Workday Charity Open.
CHICAGO — Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez wanted to hug, high-five and fist bump his players. After all, the defending World Series champions spent nearly four months apart before resuming workouts last week.
The Big Ten and Pac-12 became the first Power Five leagues to shift to an all-conference fall schedule as the college sports world faces difficult decisions caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Tuesday, June 09, 2020
NEW YORK — Baseball’s amateur draft is about to enter the next phase of its ongoing development — same as all those young prospects picked every year.
The roar of the crowd has been such a staple of major sports, such an advantage for the home team, that NFL clubs have been accused at times of artificial amplification. The Atlanta Falcons even admitted to the mischief, leading to a 2015 punishment from the league.
The NFL and the players’ union sent a planner to the 32 teams Monday outlining procedures for the full reopening of their practice facilities, which were closed because of the coronavirus pandemic.
NEW YORK — Major League Baseball has made another try to start the coronavirus-delayed season in early July, proposing a 76-game regular season, expanding the playoffs from 10 teams to as many as 16 and allowing players to earn about 75% of their prorated salaries.
NEW ORLEANS | New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees has apologized for comments he made in an interview regarding his opposition to Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem. Now his wife has apologized as well, saying “we are the problem.”
Thursday, May 14, 2020
CHICAGO — Ethan Hearn has some good friends who are eligible for baseball’s amateur draft this year. Hearn is just an interested spectator this time around, and he feels pretty fortunate about his situation.
Players, caddies and key staff around them will be tested once a week for the new coronavirus, and everyone at the golf course will have their temperatures taken every day when the PGA Tour returns next month and tries to show it can resume its season with minimal risks.
Sunday, November 01, 2015
NEW YORK — The Kansas City Royals keep finding new ways to win this October. And now with one more victory in November, they will be World Series champions.
Friday, October 30, 2015
NEW YORK — Two balls launched over the wall, one fired over an opponent's head and just like that, David Wright and the New York Mets are right back in this World Series.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Johnny Cueto pitched a two-hitter, Eric Hosmer drove in two more runs and the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Mets 7-1 Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in the World Series.
KANSAS CITY —Alcides Escobar started the World Series with a jolt. Five hours later, he ended the longest opener ever with a jump — into the arms of his joyous Kansas City Royals teammates.
- 113th Annual Missouri Amateur Championship kicks off, features local talent
- Golden Eagles optimistic in return for summer workouts
- The First Step: Coaches, athletes reunite as summer athletics re-entry plan begins
- Summer workouts revitalizing Mid-Buchanan students, coaches
- Missouri 8-Man All-Star game canceled, scholarships still to be awarded
- Missouri football leads peaceful march, registers to vote
- Central ready to implement St. Joseph School District's summer athletics re-entry plan
- Smith ready to bring influence to Central girls hoops
- St. Joseph School District announces student-athlete summer re-entry plan
- Former MWSU assistant Roger Smith named Central girls basketball coach
- Arizona Wildcats add another defensive commit in 3-star athlete Logan Kraut
- UPDATES: Tucson area coronavirus developments, July 12: Here's what we know
- Texas defensive lineman joins Mizzou's rising 2021 class
- Pac-12 payouts increase slightly, but league trails Big Ten, others
- Countdown to Camp No. 19: Which players could be ready for breakout seasons?
- Missouri football adds Texas defensive end to the 2021 class
- Arizona AD Dave Heeke praises Pac-12 plan, thanks Wildcat fans for support
- Wisconsin, Notre Dame both commit to future game at Lambeau Field after 2020 meeting canceled
- Postseason possible for Wisconsin Badgers fall teams
- Mizzou's football schedule unchanged (for now), but SEC prepared to pivot