A mere three games into this 60 game season and we already have a COVID-19 outbreak in MLB and it directly affects the New York Yankees. The Miami Marlins have had at least 13 players and coaches test positive for the coronavirus. This after playing a weekend series in Philadelphia where the Yankees were scheduled to play tonight.
In press releases sent out today from both Rivers Casino in Schenectady and the Saratoga Casino in Saratoga Springs, the rippling local and global effects of the coronovirus will temporarily suspend their operations.
For NFL junkies like myself the NFL Draft is an amazing weekend of hope as you see what young talent will be joining your favorite team. In recent years the Draft has grown from simply teams selecting what they hope will be future stars to an all out event where the NFL brings it's fans by the thousands to a host city. The hope lives on but the event is no more. The NFL will hold the draft but it has cancelled all live events surrounding it.