As Baseball Squabbles Over Money, It Risks A ‘Disastrous’ Outcome (New York Times) M.L.B. and the players’ union are at risk of turning a potential opportunity into “a gigantic negative,” Bob Costas said. Time is running low to avoid that fate.
The Myth Of Systemic Police Racism (Wall Street Journal) Hold officers accountable who use excessive force. But there’s no evidence of widespread racial bias.
Video: Wow, There Are ‘F Drew Brees’ Chants At A New Orleans Protest (Outkick) that’s what happened, albeit briefly, as captured by a reporter for the New Orleans Times-Picayune.
This Is The Greatest 50-day Rally In The History Of The S&P 500 (CNBC) The S&P 500 has returned 37.7% over the last 50 trading days, making it the benchmark index’s largest 50-day rally in history, according to LPL Financial.
How MLS Avoided A Lockout, How The CBA Has Changed And The Fate Of The League In 2020 (SI) MLS avoided a work stoppage and will return with a tournament in Orlando, but it wasn’t simple.
Police Groups Break With Biden (Politico) “Police are shaking their heads because he used to be a stand-up guy who backed law enforcement,” said one top official.
SEC Strength Of Schedule Rankings 2020: Florida Gets Light Slate, While Tennessee Faces Top Contenders (CBS Sports) Ranking each SEC team by its projected strength of schedule in 2020.
Coronavirus Is Not Mutating To Become More Dangerous, WHO Says (New York Post) Scientists around the world studying the virus have not found it to be mutating in a way that could pose a new threat.
MLB Is The Betting Favorite To Be The First Sports League Back. Wait, What? (Yahoo! Sports) This is particularly surprising given the NHL has been the first league to actually announce a “return-to-play” format, though the date has still yet to be determined.
2 NYPD Cops Shot, Another Stabbed During ‘Unprovoked’ Attack (Fox News) A New York City police officer was randomly attacked and stabbed in the neck late Wednesday while patrolling in Brooklyn, which resulted in a struggle that caused two additional officers to suffer gunshot wounds.
Tiger Woods Multi-part Documentary Produced By HBO To Premiere This Fall (Awful Announcing) The docuseries is based on Armen Keteyian and Jeff Benedict’s 2018 Tiger Woods biography.
How To Delete Your Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, And TikTok (Wired) Breaking up is hard to do, especially when it’s with one of those oh-so-clingy social networks. Harder yet when there’s a deactivation period.