Spring training is officially postponed until March 5. I guess it’s best not to go buy spring training tickets at this point. The clubs claim they will refund people but there’s no telling how long it will take. The Mets, though, apparently got some trainees to show up for a spring training mini camp.
The Oakland City Council Certified the environmental review of the new stadium plan being advanced by the Oakland Athletics.
Another pitcher is going with protective headgear after getting his skull fractured by a 104 MPH comebacker. They don’t seem to write any stories about any pitchers using protective headgear before they get hit. I guess common sense is boring.
Does anyone want to buy Mickey Mantle’s final game-worn jersey? It’s going to cost a bundle.
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