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Brewers star Lorenzo Cain calls it quits on season as pandemic problems continue in MLB
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MLB Suspends Miami Marlins’ Season After COVID-19 Outbreak
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Doctor Fauci's Topps Baseball Card Sets New Record
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Marlins' season halted due to COVID-19 outbreak
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MLB Postpones 2 Games After Teams Are Hit by Coronavirus
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MLB season roiled by COVID-19 postponements
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Fauci explains his flattened curve ball
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The 2020 MLB Season Is Officially Starting With Major Changes
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Giants Put First Female Coach Into MLB Game
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San Francisco Giants' Manager And Players Kneel During National Anthem
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MLB's Toronto Blue Jays looking for new home after Canada rejects plan to use Rogers Centre
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MLB Cancels All-Star Game
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Cleveland Indians considers changing name
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Coronavirus updates: Fauci confident vaccine will get to Americans in 2021; Lena Dunham has lingering symptoms; MLB continues to struggleDr. Fauci remains confident that a vaccine will be ready by early next year. Lena Dunham reveals she had COVID-19. More news Saturday.
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred warns season could shut down if players aren't more carefulThe St. Louis Cardinals had two players test positive, further altering MLB's schedule and casting doubt on the 60-game season.
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Love of baseball keeps Wrigley ballhawks goingMajor League Baseball has started its season without fans in its stadiums, but the famed ballhawks of Wrigley Field remain at their corner post even during the coronavirus pandemic. (July 31)
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Major League Baseball preparing to cut doubleheaders to seven inningsThe new seven-inning doubleheader rule would mirror one used in the minor leagues, making it easier for teams to reschedule and play postponed games.
Phillies-Blue Jays series postponed, another big blow to MLB's week-old 2020 seasonAfter two Phillies staff members tested positive for coronavirus, the upcoming weekend series against the Blue Jays was postponed.
Dr. Anthony Fauci explains first pitch 'mishap,' says MLB handling Marlins outbreak wellDr. Anthony Fauci's first pitch didn't go as planned. He explains what happened, as well as his thoughts on MLB's handling of the Marlins outbreak.
MLB suspends Dodgers reliever Joe Kelly, manager Dave Roberts after benches-clearing incident with AstrosLos Angeles reliever Joe Kelly and manager Dave Roberts were suspended following Tuesday night's benches-clearing incident in Houston.
Miami Marlins season on pause after coronavirus outbreak: What we know nowThe latest updates: 17 players and staff have tested positive, games postponed through Sunday, other MLB teams also impacted.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says MLB teams are welcome to play in New York during coronavirus pandemicNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says his state could host more MLB teams this season as the league tries to play during the coronavirus pandemic.
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred says Miami Marlins coronavirus situation no 'nightmare'Rob Manfred says MLB's testing protocols are working despite the Miami Marlins' COVID-19 outbreak: "We think we can continue to keep people safe."
2 MLB games postponed, Marlins deal with virusBaseball fans in Philadelphia say sports teams should wait longer to hit the field, this after two major league games scheduled for Monday were postponed after more than a dozen Miami Marlins players..
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Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton, Aaron Hicks kneel during national anthem as protests vary across MLBGiancarlo Stanton and Aaron Hicks of the Yankees took a knee during the playing of the national anthem as silent protests continued across MLB.
Shohei Ohtani makes blunder as first baserunner under MLB's new extra-inning ruleShohei Ohtani, who made the last out in the ninth inning, was placed on second to start the top of the 10th against the Oakland A's.
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MLB Opening Day live updates: White Sox phenom Luis Robert making big-league debutMLB's shortened 2020 season gets into full swing Friday with 14 games – which will already have an impact on the pennant races.
MLB salaries: How the 60-game shortened season impacts player salariesDue to a shortened season, MLB players won't be earning their full salaries. How 60-game season impacts their salaries.
Watch: Dr Anthony Fauci throws the first pitch of the MLB seasonDr Anthony Fauci, director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and a Washington Nationals fan, throws the first pitch of the 2020 Major League Baseball season.
'People are really scared': Some fans brave pandemic and DC storm to celebrate MLB season startProtesters, fans offering support, others looking to catch the action and an engagement: What Opening Day looked like from outside Nationals Park.
Yankees, Nationals players all kneel before national anthem in MLB openerPlayers clutched a black cloth that winded from the Nationals' first base line around to the Yankees on the third-base line.
Dr. Anthony Fauci throws first pitch at Nationals-Yankees MLB openerFauci has served as the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases since 1984.
President Trump says he'll throw out first pitch at Yankee Stadium in AugustAt a White House news conference on MLB's opening day, President Trump revealed he'll take the mound before August 15 Yankees-Red Sox game at Yankee Stadium.
MLB, players agree to expanded 2020 playoffs with 16 teamsMajor League Baseball's strange 2020 season will now have 16 teams reach the playoffs instead of 10.
Remember baseball? It's back! Here's who's playing on MLB opening day.Major League Baseball's opening day has been delayed, for obvious reasons, but here's who will be kicking off the season.
C.T. Vivian laid to rest, MLB Opening Day, Xbox showcase: 5 things to know ThursdayCivil rights icon Rev. C.T. Vivian to be laid to rest, Tropical Storm Gonzalo is expected to become a hurricane and more news to start off your Thursday.
'Embrace the unconventional:' Opening Day has finally arrived, ready for 60-game sprintThis will be an MLB season like we've never seen, and perhaps forever remembered, particularly if it continues to defy the odds of playing 60 games.
Blue Jays to play their "home" games at PNC Park in Pittsburgh this seasonThe Blue Jays, the only MLB team not permitted to play their home games at their own ballpark this season, will play their home games in Pittsburgh.
First MLB player to kneel during national anthem applauds Giants, Gabe Kapler for shining light on injusticeBruce Maxwell, first MLB player to kneel during the national anthem, applauds Giants and manager Gabe Kapler for drawing attention to injustice.
'Herculean task': As MLB navigates COVID-19, trainers and doctors are first line of defenseIn the time of COVID-19, the medical, training and strength and conditioning staffs of MLB teams have taken on triple duty trying to ensure the safety.
With no MLB north of the border in 2020, a look back at most memorable baseball moments on Canadian soilTo lament no baseball north of the border this year, here are some of the best baseball moments that happened on Canadian soil.
'You just have to accept it': MLB's new normal emerges as pandemic baseball takes shapeThe Phillies and Nationals exhibition game provided a sense of what playing baseball during the coronavirus pandemic will really be like.
The ultimate ringer: Former MLB pitcher Jeremy Hellickson helps friends on slow pitch softball teamDes Moines native Jeremy Hellickson is spending his first season retired from MLB helping his high school friends on a slow pitch softball team.
7 MLB prospects (not named Luis Robert) whose debuts could shape the wild 2020 seasonHere are seven MLB prospects (not including Luis Robert of the Chicago White Sox) who could make their debuts, and a big impact, in 2020.
10 days to Opening Day: Astros and MLB hope COVID-related 'fire drills' come to an endBaseball's season begins on July 23, but July's ML B training camps have hardly gone smoothly.
Cleveland and Atlanta are on the clock: It's time for the Indians, Braves to make a statement with nicknamesCleveland, drop the nickname from your Major League Baseball team, and do it before another fan ever sits in your ballpark again.
As sports return, experts fear leagues will use up scarce COVID-19 testing resourcesNBA, MLB and MLS are using an estimated 19,000 COVID-19 tests per week, but say they are taking steps to avoid burdening a fragile infrastructure.
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Coronavirus updates: Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms tests positive; ICE may deport foreign students; MLB's testing strugglesAtlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced she has tested positive. MLB teams are stopping workouts. New drug enters late-stage trials. Latest news.
Mookie Betts worried MLB coronavirus testing woes could prevent him from ever playing for DodgersMookie Betts isn't opting out, but he also isn't confident that the 2020 MLB season will commence as coronavirus testing gets off to shaky start.
2020 MLB schedule: The 10 matchups, games and series we want to watch mostStarting with a clash of aces in Washington and going to the final weekend of the regular season, we've highlighted the best games on the 2020 MLB schedule.
Nationals, Astros cancel workouts as COVID-19 testing failures affect at least four MLB teamsMLB's problems with COVID-19 testing evolved into a crisis Monday when the Nationals became at least the third team to cancel or postpone a workout.
To play or not to play: MLB players face tough decisions amid coronavirus surgeJust three days into Spring Training 2.0, several players openly wonder how the season can possibly work and whether they're crazy for even trying?
Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher David Price opts out of 2020 Major League Baseball seasonDavid Price becomes the sixth player to opt out. The lefty cited concern for his health and that of his family's in opting out of the 2020 season.
MLB announces league-wide coronavirus test results: 31 players positive for COVID-19In total, MLB collected 3,185 samples and had 38 positives for COVID-19. Seven were staff members, according to the league.
Astros begin summer camp at home amid pandemicThe Houston Astros resumed training Friday at their home field in the midst of a pandemic. Major League Baseball is set to start later this month with no fans and a shortened season. (July 3)
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