NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball players ignored claims by clubs that they need to take additional pay cuts, instead proposing they receive a far higher percentage of salaries and commit to a longer schedule as part of a counteroffer to start the coronavirus-delayed season.
A mid-morning greyhound race in a virtually empty venue in the central English city of Birmingham wouldn’t typically be an occasion warranting special attention.
MADRID (AP) — Spanish clubs resumed full squad training on Monday, beginning the final stage of preparations for the return to competition.
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Odion Ighalo will stay at Manchester United until Jan. 31 after the Premier League club announced an extension to the striker’s loan deal on Monday.
PARIS (AP) — French soccer player Gaëtan Laborde has apologized for recently taking part in an improvised soccer match along with another player.
To most watching Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho remove his jersey to reveal a handwritten “Justice for George Floyd” message on his undershirt, it was a powerful expression of activism on a soccer field.
SYDNEY (AP) — A sports broadcaster has apologized for using an image of Adolf Hitler while showing highlights of a National Rugby League game on Sunday.
The final leg of horse racing's Triple Crown would have been set and the French Open finals would have been contested this week if not for the coronavirus pandemic. While NASCAR is staying busy on the track, and there are signals that other sports could be working toward a return, The Associ…
SYDNEY (AP) — Time has run out for the Tokyo-based Sunwolves to join a Super Rugby competition that has been revamped because of the coronavirus pandemic.
En esta imagen del 10 de septiembre de 2019, el torpedero de los Cardenales de San Luis Paul DeJong corre las bases en la novena entrada del juego ante los Rockies de Colorado, en Denver.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Bob Bennett, the winningest baseball coach in Fresno State history and a member of the College Baseball Hall of Fame, has died. He was 86.
The Major League Soccer Players Association voted to approve economic concessions for this season, including across-the-board salary cuts, while also agreeing to play in a proposed summer tournament in Orlando, Florida.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver sent a memo to the league’s staffers Sunday night to address the latest racial tensions in the country, sparked most recently by the death last week of a black man who was in handcuffs when a Minneapolis police officer pressed his knee into his neck as he pleaded…
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Brad Keselowski has a new crew and is fighting for a new contract at Team Penske. His confidence is still intact and he's convinced he can compete for a championship this year.
Marcus Thuram del Borussia Moenchengladbach se arrodilla tras anotar el segundo gol de su equipo en el partido contra Union Berlín por la Bundesliga, el domingo 31 de mayo de 2020.
Jadon Sancho del Borussia Dortmund tras anotar el segundo gol del equipo en el partido contra Paderborn en la Bundesliga, el domingo 31 de mayo de 2020.
En foto de archivo del 9 de abril del 2020 el estadio Etihad del Manchester City vacío durante la pandemia de coronavirus. El jueves 14 de mayo del 2020 la Liga Premier recibió el apoyo del gobierno el jueves para reiniciar la temporada el próximo mes.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt senior defensive analyst Osia Lewis died Sunday following a lengthy battle with cancer, the school announced. He was 57.
ATLANTA (AP) — The College Football Hall of Fame is boarded up and assessing damage from a destructive night of protests in downtown Atlanta.
ARCHIVO - En esta foto del martes 1 de octubre de 2019, el técnico de Atalanta Gian Piero Gasperini da instrucciones durante el partido contra Shakhtar Donetsk por la Liga de Campeones en Milán, Italia.
When Atalanta coach Gian Piero Gasperini was struggling with the coronavirus in mid-March, the prospect of entering Bergamo’s hospital — which was overflowing with COVID-19 patients at the time — made him fear for his life.
ARCHIVO - En esta foto del 15 de marzo de 2015, Mauro Icardi del Inter de Milán reacciona tras desperdiciar una ocasión de gol ante Cesena en la liga italiana.
Mauro Icardi del PSG pelea por el balón en el triunfo de su equipo 2-1 ante el Nantes con lo que ahora el Paris Saint-Germain tienhe 15 puntos de ventaja en la cima de la liga francesa, el martes 4 de febrero del 2020.
BERLIN (AP) — Jadon Sancho joined protests across German soccer at the weekend by lifting his jersey after scoring to reveal a T-shirt with the handwritten message “Justice for George Floyd” on the front.
ARCHIVO - En esta foto del 8 de septiembre de 2019, Rafael Nadal devuelve ante Daniil Medvedev durante la final del Abierto de Estados Unidos.
ARCHIVO - En esta foto de archivo del 2 de septiembre de 2017, el alemán Philipp Kohlschreiber, realiza su saque en un partido ante el australiano John Millman en la tercera ronda del Abierto de Estados Unidos
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The smell of barbecue wafts through the parking lots hours before kickoff at Arrowhead Stadium, and when the first salvo of fireworks explode overhead, thousands of Chiefs fans begin to march en masse toward the entrance gates.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic that brought sports to a standstill for months has everyone wondering what games will be like when spectators are finally allowed back in. It will almost surely be different in ways big and small.
PARIS (AP) — Prolific striker Mauro Icardi's arrival at French champion Paris Saint-Germain on a four-year deal raises doubts as to record scorer Edinson Cavani's future at the club.
The losing captain thanked the winning team’s players for their personal sacrifices leading into the match. A charter flight pilot received a big round of applause when his plane beat incoming fog to touch down after midnight following another game.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gilbert Burns dominated former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley to win a unanimous decision on Saturday night in the mixed martial arts promotion's return to Las Vegas.
SAN BENITO, Texas (AP) — Bobby Joe Morrow, the Texas sprinter who won three gold medals in the 1956 Melbourne Olympics while a student at Abilene Christian University, died Saturday. He was 84.
ARCHIVO - En esta foto de archivo del 25 de febrero de 2020, aparece el Phillie Phanatic, mascota de los Filis de Filadelfia, antes de un juego de pretemporada ante los Azulejos de Toronto en Clearwater, Florida
ARCHIVO - En esta foto del jueves 28 de mayo de 2020, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., conduce su bólido durante la carrera de la Cup Series de la NASCAR en el Charlotte Motor Speedway de Concord, Carolina del Norte
This Week's Circulars
- County COVID testing jumped on Saturday, setting new high
- Ottumwa Little League cancels season
- Busing, devices present challenges in Return to Learn
- Friends of BPL continue plans for new library
- Care facilities 'in a bit of a bind,' son says as concerns grow
- Equine herpesvirus case confirmed in Iowa
- Interest high in superintendent position
- Ottumwa will have Test Iowa site this week
- Wapello County COVID testing slowed after holiday
- Appanoose County announces 14th COVID case