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  • Weekend Sports in Brief

    BASEBALL NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Baseball players ignored claims by clubs that they need to take additional pay cuts, instead proposing they receive a far higher percentage of salaries and a commit to a longer schedule as part of a counteroffer to start the coronavirus-delayed season. Players proposed

    The Washington Times
  • Weekend Sports in Brief

    AUTO RACING CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - Brad Keselowski extended Jimmie Johnson’s losing streak to 102 races, holding off the seven-time NASCAR champion in overtime early Monday in the Coca-Cola 600. Keselowski started in the back of the field, worked his way to the front at Charlotte Motor Speedway and gambled

    The Washington Times
  • A viewer’s guide to all the sports on TV this weekend. No, really! Sports on TV!

    We’re limping back toward normalcy with German soccer, UFC, golf and NASCAR.

    Washington Post
  • Monday Sports in Brief

    BASEBALL NEW YORK (AP) - Baseball owners and players have reverted to form -- the type displayed over the past half-century during eight work stoppages filled with salary squabbles. Players proposed to resume the sport in the coronavirus pandemic with a 114-game regular season and full prorated salaries, leaving each

    The Washington Times
  • Tuesday Sports in Brief

    MLB Major League Baseball did not include an economic proposal during its opening presentation to the players’ union on terms to start the coronavirus-delayed season. Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker criticized big leaguers for not being willing to cut pay further at a news conference on Tuesday, and Arizona Gov. Doug

    The Washington Times
  • Friday’s Sports in Brief

    PRO BASKETBALL The NBA Board of Governors met again without a consensus opinion emerging on how many teams should be back on the floor for the planned late-July resumption of the pandemic-interrupted season, three people familiar with details of the call said. The people, speaking on condition of anonymity to

    The Washington Times
  • Thursday’s Sports in Brief

    AUTO RACING CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - Chase Elliott’s streak of bitter defeats in NASCAR’s frantic first push of rescheduled races finally ended with his first Cup victory of the season. Elliott won the rain-delayed event at Charlotte Motor Speedway to close a brutal 12 days for NASCAR. The event,

    The Washington Times