Coronavirus

Aaron Boone tosses BP
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Lou DiPietro
July 01, 2020 - 5:10 pm
In a Wednesday conference call, Yankees manager Aaron Boone discussed how he has to prepare his team for the 2020 season amidst so much uncertainty.
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Yankees manager Aaron Boone signals for a pitching change during Game 5 of the American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros on Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.
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Lou DiPietro
July 01, 2020 - 4:12 pm
Yankees manager Aaron Boone has four children and a pre-existing medical issue, but he had no qualms about returning to baseball amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Christy Strawser
July 01, 2020 - 2:18 pm
Dr. Michael Osterholm, infectious disease specialist from the University of Minnesota, offered a grave warning of what we could see if sports returns.
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Brian Cashman speaks with the media before a game against the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees today traded for Oakland Athletics pitcher Sonny Gray at the MLB trade deadline.
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Lou DiPietro
June 30, 2020 - 3:38 pm
During a Tuesday conference call, Yankees GM Brian Cashman explained how COVID protocols are changing the way baseball operates - including the fact that teams can't discuss COVID-related issues with players.
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Ben Krimmel
June 30, 2020 - 10:02 am
Colorado Rockies outfielder Ian Desmond says he is opting out of the 2020 MLB season due to the health and safety risks of playing during the COVID-19 pandemic and shares his thoughts and experiences as a biracial MLB player.
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Rob Bradford
June 28, 2020 - 7:33 am
As some NBA players debate whether or not to return to play amid calls for social justice around the country, the league is reportedly letting players put statements on their jerseys in place of their names.
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Jesse Pantuosco
June 26, 2020 - 8:48 pm
The NBA released its official schedule for seeding games to be played July 30-August 14 at the Walt Disney Resort in Orlando. The LeBron-led Lakers lead the way with a league-high seven nationally-televised games.
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Dan Mennella
June 26, 2020 - 1:14 pm
The NBA and the players association have announced the findings of widespread coronavirus testing performed on players this week, ahead of a potential restart next month.
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Jesse Pantuosco
June 26, 2020 - 12:22 pm
The San Francisco Giants won’t permit spectators amid the coronavirus pandemic, but season-ticket holders and fans willing to pay $99 can lend their likeness to cardboard cutouts for display at Oracle Park this season.
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95.7 The Game Staff
June 25, 2020 - 3:26 pm
Appearing on 95.7 The Game, retired relief pitcher Brad Lidge suggested it could be “lights out” for MLB after the sport’s contentious return talks.
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