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Cleveland Indians to Change Name After 105 Years

The Cleveland Indians are dropping their name after 105 years. Amid a cultural reckoning with offensive uses of Native American imagery and names in sports, the team could stop using “Indians” […]

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MLB, Teams Sue Insurers to Recoup Pandemic Losses

Oakland Athletics v. AIG lists insurance companies AIG, Factory Mutual, and Interstate Fire and Casualty Company as the defendants.

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Female Fans Help Push Cyber Week Sports Apparel Sales

Fanatics revamped its approach to team-branded women’s products in recent years, and the company has seen a spike in sales as a result.

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Why Road Trips Increase the Risk of Infection for Athletes and Teams

The inherent risk that comes along with traveling during the COVID-19 pandemic lies in the element of control — or really, the lack thereof.

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Without Fans in Stands, Sports Missing Vital ‘Soundtrack’ This Year

Without fans in stands, sports is missing its natural soundtrack this year. TV pros discuss the challenge of calling games with no fans.

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Prime Video Lands New Zealand Cricket Rights in India

The deal will exclusively cover the streaming of all men’s and women’s international cricket matches played in New Zealand beginning in late 2021 and running through the 2025-26 season.

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Cohen’s Commitment

Steve Cohen put a five-year timeline on winning the World Series during his introductory press conference Tuesday as the New York Mets’ new owner. He also made the commitment to […]

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FuboTV’s Strong Quarter

FuboTV delivered its strongest quarter in the company’s history, growing paid subscribers 58% year-over-year. Revenues climbed 47% year-over-year to $61.2 million. The 455,000 paid subscribers generated an average of $67.70 […]

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Fired Astros GM Jeff Luhnow Sues Club in Texas Court

Former Houston Astros GM Jeff Luhnow alleged in a lawsuit the club “concocted grounds” for his firing in wake of team’s sign-stealing scandal.

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MLB: No Punishment for Justin Turner’s World Series Actions

Turner was pulled from Game 6 after testing positive for COVID-19, then returned to celebrate with teammates and family.

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