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Yanks-Nats, Giants-Dodgers open MLB schedule
The defending World Series champion Washington Nationals will host the New York Yankees in the first game of the 2020 MLB season on July 23, followed by the San Francisco Giants traveling to play the rival Los Angeles Dodgers.[read more]

Patrick Mahomes tops Mike Trout for biggest contract in sports history
Just 16 months after Mike Trout signed the biggest deal ever, Patrick Mahomes has beaten him. The Super Bowl MVP is the only football player in the top five.[read more]

Dodgers' Betts has doubts on MLB season starting
With swirling uncertainty as a backdrop, new Dodgers star Mookie Betts isn't sure he'll ever have an official at-bat with the team. "I'm fully expecting to play. But that doesn't mean there aren't doubts," he said.[read more]

Rangers slugger Gallo tests positive for COVID-19
Joey Gallo, whom the Rangers say is asymptomatic, tested positive for the coronavirus after both a positive and a negative test last week.[read more]

The 60-game MLB schedule is out! Here's what you need to know and the big matchups we're circling
The dates for baseball's 60-game sprint of a season are officially set. Here's what we can't wait to see when the games begin.[read more]

Cubs' Bryant says testing delays a safety issue
Cubs star Kris Bryant has issues with MLB's coronavirus testing protocols, saying his team gets tested too infrequently.[read more]

Trump defends Redskins, Indians team names
President Donald Trump defended the Redskins and Indians team nicknames, saying that they should not be changed.[read more]

Reds' Garrett opens up about racial injustice
With so few Black players in the major leagues, Cincinnati Reds reliever Amir Garrett was afraid to talk openly about racial discrimination. He kept his thoughts -- and his stories -- to himself.[read more]

Braves' Markakis opts out after Freeman talk
Nick Markakis has opted out of this season after the Braves veteran outfielder had an "eye-opening" talk with teammate Freddie Freeman, who tested positive for COVID-19.[read more]

KBO Weekly: Dinos roar back with big comeback to cap another solid week
The KBO's top team staged a huge ninth-inning rally to remind the league's would-be contenders what they're up against.[read more]