Former minor leaguer who inspired ‘Bull Durham’ movie dies at 80 due to complications from coronavirus

Steve Dalkowski, a former minor league pitcher who had a legendary and erratic fastball, and served as the inspiration Nuke LaLoosh in the movie “Bull Durham,” has died. He was 80 years old. Dalkowski died Sunday at the Hospital of Central Connecticut, according to the Associated Press, after preexisting conditions Read more

Red Bull F1 adviser wanted drivers to purposely contract coronavirus during suspended season

The COVID-19 pandemic halted live sports around the world, leaving professional athletes with significantly more free time than they’re used to. Red Bull motorsport adviser Helmut Marko proposed an idea on how his drivers should use it: contracting the coronavirus. Marko told the Austrian television channel ORF he wanted his Read more

Professional Bull Riders will hold event in Georgia this weekend, and you can watch it on CBS Sports Network

Professional Bull Riders (PBR) is about to embark on a rather herculean task on Saturday, answering the question of how a major professional sport can create a compelling event without the expected 12,000 screaming fans in attendance? The setting of this attempt will be the Infinite Energy Center in Duluth, Read more