The White Sox’ addition of Edwin Encarnación came with as much fanfare as any signing of a 37-year-old approaching the twilight of his career would. His one-year, $12 million contract with a 2021 team option could be the last contract he signs in the Majors. In all likelihood, he’s not long for the full culmination […]
After a tumultuous offseason of negotiations for the 2020 season, the White Sox and the rest of baseball have restarted workouts ahead of a season that will be defined by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and all types of different: Empty stadiums, 60 games, a universal DH and extra innings beginning with a runner on second […]
Here’s what Chicago coaches and players had to say as the 2020 Bears Offseason Training Activities (OTA) wrapped up. Matt Nagy: The number one concern you will always run into is going to be the health and injury risk that these players have. They’re all on different levels. Our mindset coming into this year is […]
In a typical season, the football talk in early June would normally center around organized team activities or OTA’s. Coaches would be talking about new players on the squad. Players would be discussing the resumption of training. However, 2020 has proven to be anything but normal. Even talk of the pandemic took a back seat […]
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