MLB wants players to take another 2020 pay cut; here’s how salaries would look under league’s proposal

On Tuesday, Major League Baseball delivered its long-awaited salary reduction proposal to the MLB Players Association. It was not the rumored 50-50 revenue split plan. Instead, MLB proposed a sliding scale in which the highest-paid players receive a larger pay cut than players making the league minimum. The MLBPA reportedly Read more

Agent rips MLB’s deal to cut the draft to five rounds, calls it ‘self-inflicted sabotage’

MLB and the Players Association (MLBPA) have reportedly agreed to reduce the 2020 MLB Draft to five rounds from the usual 40 rounds. Notionally, this is a cost-saving measure in response the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic, which has put the 2020 MLB season on hold for the foreseeable future. Teams Read more

Saints cut three-time Pro Bowl guard Larry Warford, and Texans reportedly already showing interest

The New Orleans Saints have cut veteran guard Larry Warford, the team announced on Friday, putting an end to a productive three-year stint the 28-year-old enjoyed with the franchise. Warford, who was originally drafted by the Detroit Lions in the third round of the 2013 draft, signed on with the Read more

Coronavirus: Wizards coach Scott Brooks will get buzz cut to raise money for charity

In an effort to raise money for charity, Scott Brooks has decided to place his hair up against the public’s generosity. The Washington Wizards coach said that if donations to Feeding the Frontlines, an organization that gives meals for first responders and health care staff battling coronavirus, top $25,000, he’ll Read more

Each NBA team’s all-time starting five, and which current players are most likely to eventually make the cut

With no live basketball to watch, NBA debate season is in full effect. The Michael Jordan documentary, “The Last Dance” has helped fuel much of it, with people wondering how His Airness would fare in the modern game, and what current stars like LeBron James and Stephen Curry would have Read more

Minor League Baseball will accept MLB proposal that could cut more than 40 teams, report says

Minor League Baseball is prepared to accept a proposal from Major League Baseball, which includes drastically cutting the number of affiliated minor-league teams, J.J. Cooper of Baseball America reports. The proposal is part of negotiations for a new Professional Baseball Agreement. More from Cooper: When MLB and MiLB negotiators convene Read more