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Monday, March 09, 2020

8th? BBTF Central Park Softball Game: July 25

Let’s start planning for this year’s game. First questions:

1. Who is submitting the permit request? (Answer: Hysterical & Useless)

2. What dates should we aim for? (Answer: July 25)

3. Where is the post-game destination?


Monday, April 27, 2020

The Latest: Cuomo can envision baseball in NYC this summer

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he can envision baseball games being played without fans this summer at Yankee Stadium and the Mets’ Citi Field.

“Be creative. Try to figure it out,” the Democrat said during his briefing Sunday. “But if players could get paid more than staying home and owners would get some revenue versus total shutdown, why not? I’d love to watch.”

Cuomo says he has spoken with owners of professional sports teams, but he did not identify which ones. They would have to make the economics work without gate revenue but with broadcast revenue.

For those who wish for a space to discuss the effects of the current situation on baseball- please keep all general discussion in the other thread, as I will curate this should you do otherwise.

 

 

QLE Posted: April 27, 2020 at 12:32 AM | 7 comment(s)
  Beats: coronavirus, indians, new york

Monday, April 20, 2020

J-Lo, A-Rod in Talks to Buy New York Mets

According to Variety’s Scott Soshnick, Rodriguez and his fiance, Jennifer Lopez, have joined forces with JPMorgan Chase “to raise capital for a possible bid on the New York Mets,” the publication wrote on Monday night.

Let’s just pretend like you don’t know who I am.
Believe it if you say that you’re not a fan.

villageidiom Posted: April 20, 2020 at 11:52 PM | 0 comment(s)
  Beats: alex rodriguez, arod, mets, new york, new york mets, nl east, team sales

Friday, April 03, 2020

Tupelo Mississippi breaks some interesting news this April Fools day.

With a scoreboard page lacking scores because of the coronavirus pandemic, John L. Pitts, sports editor for the Tupelo, Miss., Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, looked instead to the big screen.

cardsfanboy Posted: April 03, 2020 at 10:11 PM | 0 comment(s)
  Beats: april fools day, durham, indians, new york, rays, tigers

 

 

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