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MLB says Justin Turner risked safety of others by returning to field despite positive COVID-19 test

Arlington, Texas – Justin Turner violated coronavirus protocols when he celebrated with his Los Angeles Dodgers teammates and refused instructions from security to leave the field, behavior that Major League Baseball said risked the safety of others. The commissioner’s office said Wednesday it is starting a full investigation of the […]

Hanshin and Rakuten win rights for draft’s coveted top prospects

The Central League’s Hanshin Tigers secured the rights to negotiate with Kindai University’s slugging infielder Teruaki Sato on Monday at Nippon Professional Baseball’s amateur draft. The Pacific League’s Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles, meanwhile, won the rights for the other most highly sought prospect, Waseda University pitcher Takahisa Hayakawa. The two […]