Macclesfield relegated from League Two after a six-point deduction

Macclesfield RELEGATED from League Two after being handed a six-point deduction for misconduct on player wages… with Stevenage handed a dramatic reprieve in their place Macclesfield have been relegated from League Two after six-point deduction The Silkmen were initally handed a two-point deduction and a fine in March However, the EFL appealed and opened up […]


Saunders: Five takeaways from Colorado Rockies’ hot start

Five takes on the state of the Rockies after their excellent start. (But first, a disclaimer. I’m writing this before Friday night’s home opener.) 1. The rotation’s ERA through five games, all on the road, was 2.30. That’s unsustainable, of course, given the altitude factor and the fact that the Rockies aren’t the 1998 Atlanta […]


MLB to borrow again from minor leagues with change to doubleheaders

MLB has one of its teams playing in a minor league park because of COVID-19. It adopted a pair of minor league rules before the season to aid in scheduling and speed up games amid the coronavirus pandemic. Now something else is being pulled from the bush leagues to get baseball through the next two months. Beginning Saturday, […]


Jofra Archer excluded from second England-West Indies Test

England fast bowler Jofra Archer has been excluded from the second Test against West Indies after breaching the bio-secure protocols. All of England’s matches this summer are being played behind closed doors and in a bio-secure environment. Archer was confirmed in England’s squad as late as Wednesday afternoon and it has not been confirmed what […]


Six things you missed from the F1 Austrian Grand Prix

Lando Norris’s podium sees him crack another top-three, Sebastian Vettel shows why Ferrari are ditching him and champagne celebrations are here to stay… SIX things you missed from the Austrian Grand Prix Valtteri Bottas won the season opening Austrian Grand Prix in Spielberg Lando Norris joined the Finn on the podium after his first top-three […]