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Atlanta Braves give no indication of considering name change – ESPN

Without saying if the team would consider changing its name, the Atlanta Braves issued a statement Saturday saying it “honors, supports, and values the Native American community. That will never change.”

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Astros facing largest divisional deficit since 2016; three reasons why Houston is off to a slow start – CBS Sports

The Astros can blame their sluggish start on injuries and close losses

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The Houston Astros lost their fourth game in a row on Saturday, dropping to 6-8 on the season with a loss against the Oakland Athletics. The Astros are now 4 1/2 games behind the A’s in the American League West, making this the first time since 2016 that they’ve been that far back this late in the season, according to MLB.com’s Sarah Langs’ research.
For those who haven’t been following along with the Astros’ early season woes, allow us to explain what’s going on in Houston by highlighting thre…

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66 NFL players have opted out over virus concerns. What this means for the 2020 season – CNN

For a full-contact sport like football — in which it’s virtually impossible to avoid being close to others, even under the strictest guidelines — it is all but certain more players will test positive for the coronavirus, experts say.

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(CNN)For a full-contact sport like football — in which it’s virtually impossible to avoid being close to others, even under the strictest guidelines — it is all but certain more players will test positive for the coronavirus, experts say.
The NFL is trying to figure out how to handle its pandemic-afflicted season, as several top college players — and at least one university program — are walking away from gridiron competition this year.
At least 66 pro players have opted out of 2020 play…

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Washington activates Reuben Foster from PUP list – NBC Sports – NFL

The Washington Football Team has officially added another Washington Football Player to the group preparing for Week One: Former first-round linebacker Reuben Foster has been activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list. Foster, claimed on waivers aft…

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The Washington Football Team has officially added another Washington Football Player to the group preparing for Week One: Former first-round linebacker Reuben Foster has been activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list.
Foster, claimed on waivers after the 49ers cut him during the 2018 season, tore an ACL in May 2019. Foster is now recovered and cleared and good to go for 2020.
If healthy, he has the potential to boost a sneakily stout defense, especially with the arrival of Chase You…

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