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6c170accf2ec5f1d4dbc252c635bb25c Erik @Erik - 3 days ago
MLB Teams Reportedly Want to Use Camera Tech to Detect Maskless Fans in the Stands
Photo : Kevork Djansezian ( Getty Images )Ever since Major League Baseball started its shortened season in July, the sport has been besieged by coronavirus flareups that have threatened to make it an extremely shortened season. But baseball has plowed ahead, and it appear...continued
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B4a2c9b63fd68a080a47d2a35293e167 Webster @Webster - 4 days ago
An Explosive Piston Inside This Baseball Bat Means Anyone Could Shatter the Home Run Record
Gif : YouTubeThe longest verifiable home run in professional baseball history was hit by Joey Meyer of the minor league Denver Zephyrs at a distance of 582 feet. Shane Wighton, an engineer known on YouTube for his sport-cheating inventions including a never-miss basketbal...continued
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25dc49998970e9ad413d98493dfe5d6c Teagan @Teagan - 6 days ago
MLB looking for Indians to trade willow for ash - Reuters
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Baseball is one of several sports seeking a slice of the huge Indian market and its similarity with cricket, often called a religion in the country of 1.4 billion, could give it a head start, Major League Baseball (MLB) officials hope.FILE PHOTO: Ind...continued
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498be12662c1d913d0cbee6108a66520 Torey @Torey - 6 days ago
Baseball: MLB looking for Indians to trade willow for ash - Reuters India
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Baseball is one of several sports seeking a slice of the huge Indian market and its similarity with cricket, often called a religion in the country of 1.4 billion, could give it a head start, Major League Baseball (MLB) officials hope.FILE PHOTO: Cri...continued
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7bcb1d07c0ef7a8d3ef21a145cb66a5c Giovanni @Giovanni - 6 days ago
MLB Commemorates The 100th Anniversary Of The Negro Leagues
By choosing “I agree” below, you agree that NPR’s sites use cookies, similar tracking and storage technologies, and information about the device you use to access our sites to enhance your viewing, listening and user experience, personalize content, personalize messages f...continued
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6ede9b368e706f8b5e5082140d4d45d9 Moises @Moises - 10 days ago
MLB teams struggling to contain outbreaks and one CEO says cases may be a wakeup call
(CNN) Major League Baseball is quickly becoming a cautionary tale with players and staff on at least three teams testing positive since the season resumed last month.MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred has even warned that the shortened season could be shut down if the league an...continued
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E5a600388a4be6ed5b515081737d8445 Angus @Angus - 17 days ago
This Kickstarter-born baseball hat has a pull-down face mask inside
All products featured here are independently selected by our editors and writers.If you buy something through links on our site, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission.TL;DR: As of July 28, you can pick up the ingenious Hide-a-Mask for $26.Masks (and hand sanitizer) ha...continued
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422f200971248def7ffc1673a54fa3cb Grayce @Grayce - 17 days ago
If baseball can't be safe, how can schools?
(CNN) To one of the many members of the Miami Marlins who has tested positive for Covid-19, it likely feels like a century since Rudy Gobert -- the first player in the NBA to test positive for Covid-19 in March -- said he was sorry for downplaying the risks of the disease...continued
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B4a2c9b63fd68a080a47d2a35293e167 Webster @Webster - 17 days ago
Fox Sports' virtual baseball fans are just plain weird
“We believe that what we’re doing is creating a natural viewing experience,” Fox Sports executive VP Brad Zager told the Washington Post. “Sports is supposed to be an escape and when people have that escape we want it to feel as normal as possible when there’s very little...continued
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B1adb7ec7ad84fbf0007aae5b870eb61 Alan @Alan - 18 days ago
The weirdest moments from baseball's fan-less opening weekend
These are truly strange times and, oh man, was that fact really on display during MLB's opening slate of games over the weekend.In what now seems like an ill-considered move — considering the Miami Marlins have had a massive coronavirus outbreak — Major League Baseball pl...continued
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E5a600388a4be6ed5b515081737d8445 Angus @Angus - 19 days ago
You obviously need to watch Bill Murray sing with a giant stuffed bear
Celebrities doing weird stuff at home in front of a camera is one of the few gifts COVID life has brought us.Noted Chicago Cubs fan Bill Murray wasn't able to see his favorite team in person for Friday's opening night Major League Baseball game, but he brightened everyone...continued
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Cc9f6ece4882994c85a7dc0305a4b841 Marjory @Marjory - 19 days ago
Bill Murray brings baseball back with a giant teddy bear and some style
The actor, known for his die-hard Chicago Cubs fandom, gave a comedic rendition of "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" for the Cubs' first 7th inning stretch of the 2020 seasonSource: CNNPowered by NewsAPI.org
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6b970372434ca9c9def5abb121107916 Rex @Rex - 21 days ago
Reports: MLBPA agrees to 16-team playoff, owners vote pending - Reuters
FILE PHOTO: The national anthem is played before the start of Game 3 of the MLB NLCS playoff baseball series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the San Francisco Giants in St. Louis, Missouri, October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine(Reuters) - Major League Baseball and...continued
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Bbe6309a1d067c75a83f525952377ae7 Rahsaan @Rahsaan - 21 days ago
Baseball-No escaping COVID-19 as Major League Baseball starts season - Reuters
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Major League Baseball launched its COVID-19 delayed season on Thursday but reminders of the pandemic were everywhere, from stadiums devoid of fans to Dr. Anthony Fauci throwing out the ceremonial first pitch in Washington.Jul 23, 2020; Los Angeles,...continued
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Eb0f1753654cff1630386503eeba7c5d Bobby @Bobby - 21 days ago
Baseball-No escaping COVID-19 as Major League Baseball starts season - Reuters UK
July 23 (Reuters) - The Washington Nationals and New York Yankees launched the COVID-19-delayed Major League Baseball season on Thursday, but reminders of the pandemic were everywhere, from a stadium devoid of fans to Dr. Anthony Fauci throwing out the ceremonial first pi...continued
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2f3192374c3e88221a336dc5d319c4a3 Zetta @Zetta - 22 days ago
AI predicts a Dodgers World Series win after a COVID-shortened season
“The fundamental core of our system is a technology that captures input from groups of people by connecting them together in real time using AI algorithms modeled after swarms,” Dr. Louis Rosenberg, Unanimous’ founder and chief scientist, told Engadget. To predict the out...continued
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B2e1b8b378e5e7660ec2a2923ad69789 Marlon @Marlon - 22 days ago
As Major League Baseball begins to play ball again, advertisers clamor for ad time
New York (CNN Business) A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter. You can sign up for free right here.Major League Baseball's opening day will be even more impactful than usual this year. Thursday's games will take place in a nation hu...continued
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147dc0c27c3cd291f5eab25bef76237a Americo @Americo - 22 days ago
Fox Sports will fill empty baseball stadiums with very creepy "virtual fans"
For better or worse, professional baseball is coming back and Fox Sports — again, for better or worse — has decided it needs to "fill" empty stadiums with Sims-esque virtual fans.I'm not exactly sure why we needed this. I'm pretty certain we did not need this. And yet, Fo...continued
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69ab36bf73ce82cc3579c8f2504f3bac Gregoria @Gregoria - 22 days ago
Fox Sports is adding ‘virtual fans’ to empty baseball stadiums
The Toronto Blue Jays may not have a have a home yet this season, but one things for sure: plenty of teams are going to be playing in the uncanny valley this year. The spectacle of a major league baseball team playing in front of an empty has some precedent from places li...continued
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422f200971248def7ffc1673a54fa3cb Grayce @Grayce - 23 days ago
Baseball-Major League Baseball ready for season unlike any other - Reuters India
July 21 (Reuters) - When Major League Baseball opens its coronavirus-delayed 2020 season on Thursday, things will look a lot different than fans of America’s favorite pastime are used to seeing as COVID-19 has led to a number of significant changes.While players will be t...continued
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147dc0c27c3cd291f5eab25bef76237a Americo @Americo - 23 days ago
Major League Baseball ready for season unlike any other - Reuters
(Reuters) - When Major League Baseball opens its coronavirus-delayed 2020 season on Thursday, things will look a lot different than fans of America’s favorite pastime are used to seeing as COVID-19 has led to a number of significant changes.FILE PHOTO: The empty field and...continued
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34392094b518c79e322481ceb0004cbf Colin @Colin - 24 days ago
Alyssa Nakken made MLB history as the first woman to coach on the field during a major league game
Alyssa Nakken, the first female coach on a Major League Baseball staff in league history, became the first woman to coach on the field during a major league game on Monday.Nakken entered during the late innings of Monday's exhibition game between the San Francisco Giants ...continued
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394b4c0c4dd468b433ba43c77bdbb708 Bart @Bart - about 1 month ago
Hilariously out of sync cheerleading robots dazzle during baseball game in Japan
The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks filled their seats with robots in place of humans.SoftBank’s ‘Pepper’ and Boston Dynamics’ ‘Spot’ performed a collaborative cheer during the game. While other sports have tried cardboard cutout crowds, the Hawks decided they'd go where few other...continued
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6ede9b368e706f8b5e5082140d4d45d9 Moises @Moises - about 1 month ago
Dancing robots replace fans at Japanese baseball game - Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - With their stadium devoid of fans due to coronavirus restrictions, Japanese baseball team Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks have come up with an imaginative replacement: dancing robots.Before their most recent Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) game against Rakuten...continued
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1adaf62f6727e453ef8e84f05a069975 Oren @Oren - about 1 month ago
Dancing robots replace fans at Japanese baseball game - Reuters UK
TOKYO (Reuters) - With their stadium devoid of fans due to coronavirus restrictions, Japanese baseball team Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks have come up with an imaginative replacement: dancing robots.Before their most recent Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) game against Rakuten...continued
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