Money driving MLB, sports to risk coronavirus disaster

Money driving MLB, sports to risk coronavirus disaster

MLB reminds me of that wonderful “Honeymooners” episode when Ralph wins a spot on the “$99,000 Answer.” Through sheer nervous panic, he chooses to return next week to answer questions about something he knows little about: popular music. He and Norton get to work, spending the week in preparation, — Norton playing on the piano … Read more

Astros cancel another MLB workout amid coronavirus worry

Astros cancel another MLB workout amid coronavirus worry

The Houston Astros cancelled their workout Saturday after a staff member “was potentially exposed” to a person who has contracted the coronavirus, marking the second time in the past week that the team has had to shut down its facility. The team described the decision as a precautionary measure. “As part of MLB’s testing and … Read more

Maria Taylor defends Adrian Wojnarowski after Sen. Josh Hawley email

Maria Taylor defends Adrian Wojnarowski after Sen. Josh Hawley email

ESPN broadcaster Maria Taylor “will always stand with” colleague Adrian Wojnarowski — even after the NBA insider wrote “F–k you” in an email to a US Senator. Republican Sen. Josh Hawley of Missouri sent out a press release Friday blasting the NBA for allowing players to wear social-justice messages on the back of their jerseys … Read more

What channel is IndyCar on today? TV schedule, start time for Saturday race at Road America

What channel is IndyCar on today? TV schedule, start time for Saturday race at Road America

After a delay of almost four months amid the coronavirus pandemic, the NTT IndyCar Series finally began its 2020 season in June. This weekend, IndyCar’s modified 2020 schedule resumes with the first of two Saturday-Sunday doubleheaders. Race 1 of the REV Group Grand Prix at Road America, though, will be shown on a different TV channel than Race 2 will on … Read more