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Nats reverse course, restore minor league pay

June 1, 2020 - 11:29am
The Nationals announced Monday they would continue to pay their minor league players a $400-per-week stipend, reversing course on a decision to drop the stipend to $300 per week.

MLBPA proposes 114-game season, sources say

June 1, 2020 - 11:29am
The MLBPA hopes its 114-game proposal will serve as a bridge to a potential deal with MLB this week.

JR Smith beats up man for damaging his truck

June 1, 2020 - 11:29am
Smith beat up a man who allegedly damaged his truck during protests in Los Angeles.

HS baseball and softball return to play in Iowa

June 1, 2020 - 11:29am
High school baseball and softball returned to play in Iowa on Monday for the first time since being shut down because of the coronavirus pandemic in March.

How to watch Monday Night Football classics: Seahawks go to OT, hand 49ers first loss

June 1, 2020 - 11:29am
November's matchup between the 49ers and Seahawks was hyped coming in, but that hype was surpassed by the back-and-forth nature of the Seahawks' win.

Courage-Thorns to kick off NWSL June 27 return

June 1, 2020 - 11:29am
Two-time defending champion North Carolina Courage will play Portland Thorns to kick off the NWSL Challenge Cup on June 27.

KBO Weekly: Power Rankings, surprising stars and dazzling mound work

June 1, 2020 - 11:29am
How the Dinos' slowing down just a bit impacts the top of our rankings, plus bat flips and other antics from KBO this week.

Sources: Messi's Barcelona exit clause expires

June 1, 2020 - 11:29am
The clause allowing Lionel Messi to walk away from Barcelona for free this summer expired over the weekend, sources have confirmed to ESPN.

What we thought of the Mid-Season Cup

June 1, 2020 - 11:29am
Top Esports reigned supreme in the first-ever Mid-Season Cup. Our writers had some thoughts on how everything went down.

MLB is staring down a disaster that could last beyond 2020

June 1, 2020 - 9:01am
If the owners and players can't find common ground to return to the field, the damage to baseball will be terrible.

MJ, 'pained and plain angry,' joins call for change

June 1, 2020 - 9:01am
Michael Jordan said he was "truly pained and plain angry" over the death of George Floyd as he joined countless others in the sports world to call for change on Sunday.

NBCA forms racial injustice and reform committee

June 1, 2020 - 9:01am
The National Basketball Coaches Association has established a committee on racial injustice and reform to pursue solutions within NBA cities.

Raiders owner seeks 'solutions' amid protests

June 1, 2020 - 9:01am
Raiders owner Mark Davis said he has talked with Nevada's attorney general and the Clark County sheriff in the wake of the death of George Floyd.

Keselowski wins at Bristol following late crash

June 1, 2020 - 9:01am
Brad Keselowski got his second win of the season when Chase Elliott and Joey Logano collided as they raced for the victory on Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway.

NCCU's Moton irked by silence of white coaches

June 1, 2020 - 9:01am
LeVelle Moton, men's basketball coach at the HBCU North Carolina Central University, says he wants more white Power 5 coaches to stop being silent in the wake of George Floyd's death.

EA delays Madden '21 event to help 'drive change'

June 1, 2020 - 9:01am
A first look at Madden NFL 2021 is being postponed as EA Sports says it wants to take action to combat injustice.

MLB is having a tougher time returning than NBA, NHL. What's baseball's problem?

June 1, 2020 - 7:57am
While other sports seemingly move closer to game time, baseball is just bickering. For many reasons, MLB faces different -- and more difficult -- obstacles.

How one golf company went from making headcovers to masks

June 1, 2020 - 7:57am
Seamus Golf knew its golf business was about to slow, or stop, because of the coronavirus pandemic. But it saw an opportunity to shift, and help, all at the same time.

Olney: It's not just the 2020 season at stake, but the future of MLB

May 31, 2020 - 10:09am
If the owners and players can't find common ground to return to the field, the damage to baseball will be devastating.