Astros-Athletics brawl leads to 20-game suspension for Alex Cintron, 6 games for Ramon Laureano

Houston Astros hitting coach Alex Cintron and Oakland Athletics outfielder Ramon Laureano received discipline from Major League Baseball over their bench-clearing fiasco over the weekend. On Tuesday, MLB suspended Cintron for 20 games and Laureano for six games after a heated conversation between the two counterparts led to a dugout-clearing brawl. Cintron’s suspension is longest […]

Some Power 5 conferences have yet to postpone college football, rest of fall sports season

The SEC, ACC and Big 12 have yet to announce plans to postpone their fall sports schedules in the wake of the Big Ten and Pac-12 putting their fall schedules on ice. The three other conferences now face pressure to make a decision one way or the other. OHIO STATE’S JUSTIN FIELDS GIVES THREE-LETTER RESPONSE […]

NHLPA’s Fehr buoyed by 0 positive tests; `So far so good’

Zero players testing positive for COVID-19 in the two weeks since NHL teams arrived at their two respective playoff hub cities. And a powerful opening night statement on social and racial justice issues made by the league and its players. Given the uncertainty professional hockey faced in placing its season on pause in mid-March, NHL […]