Oakland Athletics

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray still has aspirations to play baseball. Murray, in fact, would like to play professional football and baseball at the same time — just now right now. “I think I could,” the 22-year-old Murray told the Arizona Republic of being a two-sport star.
Author: Reuters
Posted: January 17, 2020, 6:17 pm
The Houston Astros received one of the harshest punishments in Major League Baseball history earlier this week after the league published its report on the team’s illegal sign stealing during the 2017 season, and one member of the media is blaming the whistleblower. Oakland Athletics pitcher Mike Fiers, who played for the Astros in 2017 before joining the A’s in 2018, was the first player to confirm to The Athletic that Houston used technology to steal signs from opposing teams. ESPN baseball analyst Jessica Mendoza ripped Fiers on Thursday’s episode of “Golic & Wingo” for exposing the Astros’ cheating.
Author: NBC Sports Boston
Posted: January 16, 2020, 6:16 pm