Louisville Slugger furloughs employees with factories empty during coronavirus pandemic

Louisville Slugger has long been one of the most famous equipment manufacturers in baseball, for both major-league teams and those at other levels. But with baseball seasons across the country on hold, the company is feeling the hurt during the coronavirus pandemic. Per the Louisville Courier-Journal, the Kentucky-based company — Read more

XFL suspends operations and lays off employees, currently has no plans to return in 2021, per report

The XFL already had a questionable future once it suspended its inaugural season after five games due to the coronavirus pandemic. Now the league’s future seems to be in serious jeopardy.  Per ESPN’s Field Yates, the XFL is suspending day-to-day operations and all employees have been laid off. The league Read more

Coronavirus: MLS commissioner, employees will have salaries cut up to 25 percent due to COVID-19 pandemic

As Major League Soccer deals with the financial impact that the coronavirus epidemic has levied, the league has decided to cut the salaries of most of the 300 New York City-based employees that work for the organization, including commissioner Don Garber and other league executives. CBS Sports’ Roger Gonzalez has Read more

Lionel Messi, Barcelona players agree to 70 percent wage cut and help employees during coronavirus outbreak

Lionel Messi and his Barcelona teammates have agreed to take a 70 percent pay cut in salary as Spain is in a state of emergency and soccer leagues all over the world are currently suspended as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Messi took to Instagram to make the announcement, Read more