[ Nats’ Tres Barrera, hit with 80-game suspension for banned substance, fires back with lawsuit ]
Barrera had requested an emergency temporary restraining order, which would have enabled him to rejoin the Nationals with a judge’s ruling. But that request was denied Wednesday.
Quite a lot has been going on:
Update on the latest sports – KSL.com
UNDATED (AP) ‘ The Milwaukee Brewers and Chicago Cubs resumed their season-opening series on Saturday and demonstrated there’s no love lost between these local rivals.
The Brewers’ 8-3 win at Wrigley Field included a shouting between the two clubs that could be heard throughout the empty ballpark at the start of the fourth inning.
Cubs All-Star catcher Willson Contreras seemed to be barking the loudest from the warning track in front of the dugout, and several players from both sides popped out onto dirt near their benches. Umpires jumped in and calmed things down quickly before players could cross the foul lines.
FAQ: All you need to know about 2020 season
Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association finalized a return-to-play plan on June 23. In the interest of health and safety for players and personnel, there will be some new rules and procedures, and here is a handy guide to it all: When does the season start? After the
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After the July 1 report date and an abbreviated Summer Camp, the regular season will begin with Opening Night on July 23, followed by Opening Day on July 24.
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Each team will play 60 games. To limit travel distances, teams will play a majority of games against their division opponents (40, or 10 against each division opponent) and the rest against their geographic counterpart in the other league (in other words, AL East vs. NL East, AL Central vs. NL Central, AL West vs. NL West).
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‘Tres Barrera is willing to sit on a grenade so no other players have to go through this.” On a 25-year-old catche’ https://t.co/hgO0oZBH4B
dougherty_jesse (from Washington, D.C.)
Fri Jul 31 16:57:45 +0000 2020
Washington #Nats catcher Tres Barrera receives an 80-game suspension without pay after testing positive for Dehydro’ https://t.co/eOHS93XWzz
BNightengale (from PHOENIX)
Sat Jul 25 13:04:22 +0000 2020
BREAKING: Major League Baseball was hit with a proposed class action by Washington Nationals catcher Felipe ‘Tres’ https://t.co/YoIZp6AG8C
BLaw (from Arlington, VA)
Mon Jul 27 19:12:58 +0000 2020
Nationals prospect Tres Barrera has received an 80-game suspension after testing positive for Dehydrochlormethyltes’ https://t.co/S0mFbjsNit
MLBPipeline (from New York, NY)
Sat Jul 25 13:20:37 +0000 2020