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LeBron James says he misses his family while quarantined inside NBA bubble

By ABC News (ORLANDO, Fla.) -- It's been a "challenge" for LeBron James, who is adjusting to his new life inside the NBA bubble.The NBA season, which is officially underway, has rolled out new plans to keep players safe from COVID-19 by sequestering them inside Walt Disney World Resort hotels…... Read More

Mets' Yoenis Cespedes latest MLB player to opt out of season over COVID-19 concerns

By MEREDITH DELISO and JOSHUA HOYOS, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After Yoenis Céspedes failed to report for the New York Mets' game against the Atlanta Braves on Sunday, team officials said the Mets outfielder has decided to sit out the rest of the 2020 season due to "COVID-related reasons."Céspedes, 34,…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 8/2/20

By ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Sunday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUECincinnati 4, Detroit 0Texas 9, San Francisco 5Boston 4, NY Mets 2AMERICAN LEAGUEBaltimore 5, Tampa Bay 1Chi White Sox, 9, Kansas City 2Minnesota 3, Cleveland 1Houston 6, LA Angels 5Oakland 3, Seattle 2NY Yankees 9, Boston…... Read More

Cardinals v. Brewers game postponed due to coronavirus cases

By MORGAN WINSOR and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(MILWAUKEE) -- The St. Louis Cardinals have postponed their game against the Milwaukee Brewers Friday after two positive coronavirus tests were reported within the Cardinals organization. The league said the game has been rescheduled as part of a traditional doubleheader on Sunday, Aug.…... Read More

Basketball returns with virtual fans, social justice

By GMA TEAM, ABC News(ORLANDO, Fla.) -- The NBA returned Thursday night with its first two games since the coronavirus pandemic began. As virtual fans sat courtside, the Black Lives Matter movement took center court.Watch the full report from ABC'S Good Morning America: Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup — 7/30/20

By ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUE Atlanta 2, Tampa Bay 1 Washington 6, Toronto 4 Boston 4, NY Mets 2AMERICAN LEAGUE NY Yankees 8, Baltimore 6 Chicago White Sox 4, Cleveland 0 Kansas City 5, Detroit 3 Seattle 8, LA Angels…... Read More

Outbreaks, tantrums and opt-outs: Major sports leagues attempt to restart amid pandemic

BY: KARMA ALLEN(NEW YORK) -- As the National Basketball Association prepares to restart its season, commissioner Adam Silver acknowledged that the season likely would "cease completely" if a coronavirus outbreak occurred within the league's carefully crafted pandemic bubble.Silver's comments came as Major League Baseball's Miami Marlins announced that 18 combined…... Read More

NFL issues PSA on death of Stephon Clark as part of larger social justice initiative

By ELLA TORRES and SABINA GHEBREMEDHIN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The National Football League has released a public service announcement around the death of Stephon Clark, a 22-year-old unarmed Black man who was fatally shot by Sacramento, California, police in his grandmother's backyard, as part of the organization's new social…... Read More

Marlins’ season on hold due to COVID-19

By ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Just days after kicking off their shortened regular season, the Miami Marlins have put gameplay on hold.Major League Baseball announced on Tuesday that the team’s games will be postponed through Sunday after numerous Marlins players were diagnosed with COVID-19."Given the current circumstances, MLB believes…... Read More

MLB postpones 2 baseball games as Marlins members test positive for COVID-19

By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Two Major League Baseball games scheduled for Monday were postponed as coronavirus testing is underway, the league confirmed in a statement.The Miami Marlins canceled their home opener against the Baltimore Orioles scheduled for Monday night after multiple members of the team tested positive…... Read More

The return of baseball and potential for youth arm injuries

By: Eric Mollo, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Major league ballplayers have gotten into full swing with the 2020 season officially underway. Even though the pandemic shut down spring training, professional pitchers were still throwing a lot in preparation for a shortened season amid the pandemic.High school pitchers were also…... Read More