Cardinals’ Injured Pitchers Making Progress

Cardinals’ Injured Pitchers Making Progress Before the coronavirus pandemic struck, the Cardinals were set to begin the regular season without some notable pitchers dealing with injuries. But if a season gets underway around midsummer, the Cardinals’ pitching staff could be at or near full strength, as Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch explains. Right-hander…

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Mets, Yankees deserve blowback over callous coronavirus ticket refund plans

Mets, Yankees deserve blowback over callous coronavirus ticket refund plans Yeesh. To steal from legendary sportscaster Warner Wolf, if you had the Mets and Yankees extending sympathy and virtual hugs during this unprecedented nightmare … you lost! With Major League Baseball starting no time soon, New York’s two clubs released their long-awaited ticket policies to…

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Latest On Potential Mets Sale

Latest On Potential Mets Sale Mets owners Fred Wilpon and Jeff Wilpon are considering selling the franchise, though they may not make out as well as they hope if a deal does come together. Rumored bidder Wayne Rothbaum does indeed have interest in taking the Mets off the Wilpons’ hands, but only at a reduced…

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MLB Seeking Pay Reduction For Umpires

MLB Seeking Pay Reduction For Umpires In addition to seeking pro-rated salaries for players — and larger reductions if/when games are played without fans in attendance — the league is asking umpires to take a reduction in pay as well, USA Today’s Bob Nightengale reports. Nightengale indicates that the league is seeking a roughly 35…

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