MLB’s first Memorial Day without games in 140 years ends history-filled streak of holiday baseball

On May 30, 1871, the Boston Red Stockings featuring the Wright brothers, Harry and George, and Al Spalding outlasted 19-year-old Cap Anson and the Rockford Forest Citys by a score of 11-10. That was the lone game on the docket for the fledgling National Association, which would disband after the Read more

Memorial Day 2020: Former NFL wideout Vincent Jackson leads push to honor fallen American military heroes

Memorial Day is one of the most important holidays in the United States. Its purpose is to honor and remember the military personnel who have paid the ultimate price — laying down their lives to protect their country. Unfortunately, it has become something else for many people. Memorial Day weekend Read more

Rough day for Bundesliga American players: Weston McKennie left on island, John Brooks nearly scores own goal

Bundesliga returned to action on Saturday after a two-month hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic. As always, the German league gives us a chance to catch plenty of Americans players overseas, including key members of the United States men’s national team. Five Americans were expected to play on Saturday in Read more

One MLB team reportedly told players July 1 could be a possible target date for Opening Day

Baseball leagues in Taiwan and South Korea have opened in recent weeks but Major League Baseball is no closer to returning. MLB remains shut down because the COVID-19 pandemic is still prevalent across the country, and there are safety concerns abound. Recent reports indicate MLB is hoping to begin spring Read more

National Nurses Day: Athletes around the world make jerseys to honor healthcare heroes

The coronavirus pandemic has impacted countries all over the globe, and essential workers and healthcare professionals have been on the frontline of the virus. Throughout the quarantine, people have found ways to thank those who are facing the virus head on. From cheers in the streets, to free meals, to Read more