MLBPA intends to propose longer 2020 MLB season and won’t yield on prorated salary, report says

The Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) does not seem inclined to give any further ground on salaries for a possible 2020 season. However, players will reportedly propose playing a longer season than the 82-game slate currently under consideration because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  Ken Rosenthal and Evan Drellich Read more

MLBPA reportedly intends to propose longer 2020 season, won’t yield on prorated salary

The Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) does not seem inclined to give any further ground on salaries for the 2020 season. However, players will reportedly propose playing a longer season than the 82-game slate under consideration because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  Ken Rosenthal and Evan Drellich of The Read more

Independent Atlantic League intends to play 2020 season; Minor League Baseball shoots down cancellation rumor

The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, a league of independently owned and operated teams unaffiliated with Major League Baseball, announced Thursday it plans to play a “competitive 2020 schedule” following the COVID-19 pandemic. Friday was scheduled to be the league’s Opening Day. “The safety of each team’s fans, staffs, and Read more

2020 NBA Draft: Vanderbilt star Aaron Nesmith, a projected first-rounder, declares and intends to hire agent

Vanderbilt star Aaron Nesmith, one of the best shooters in all of college basketball this season, declared for the 2020 NBA Draft on Thursday with the intentions of forgoing his remaining college eligibility. More NBA Draft “I have decided to enter the 2020 NBA Draft and intend to hire an Read more