NFL commissioner Roger Goodell
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Dan Bernstein
May 30, 2020 - 6:45 pm
My first thought was that the NFL's statement Saturday was satire, but there was that blue checkmark indicating it was from the league's official Twitter account. Roger Goodell, steward and protector of owners, just owned himself harder than anyone else possibly could have in the wake of worldwide...
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Wrigley Field scoreboard
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Bruce Levine
May 30, 2020 - 2:04 pm
As the Cubs, White Sox and their peers across baseball play the waiting game in regards to the coronavirus pandemic and amid MLB labor negotiations, teams are readying plans behind the scenes of how to conduct what has been termed spring training 2.0.
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White Sox general manager Rick Hahn
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Associated Press
May 29, 2020 - 9:10 am
The White Sox were one of at least 10 major league franchises have informed minor leaguers they will continue to provide allowances after the May 31 expiration of Major League Baseball’s policy guarantying those players $400 per week.
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Agent Scott Boras
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Associated Press
May 28, 2020 - 12:28 pm
Agent Scott Boras recommends his clients refuse Major League Baseball’s attempt to cut salaries during negotiations with the players’ association, claiming team financial issues caused by the coronavirus pandemic have their origin in management debt financing.
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