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2:45 PM ET, November 28, 2020


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Tim Healey / Newsday:
Mets' Phil Regan reports Yankees' Domingo German looks ‘great’  —  Phil Regan, a 30-year veteran of coaching winter ball in Latin America, cut short his stay in the Dominican Republic this year for the same reason so much is different this year: the coronavirus pandemic.
Discussion: MLB Baseball News …
Tim Healey / Newsday:
Mets' Steven Matz gets some special attention from Phil Regan  —  As an early step in an attempt to overcome his terrible 2020 season, Steven Matz got back to basics.  —  He spent five days late last month at the Mets' complex in Port St. Lucie, Florida, the professional baseball environment …
Andrew Willis / Globe and Mail:
Rogers Centre faces demolition as Blue Jays owner plans new stadium  —  The owner of the Toronto Blue Jays wants to demolish the Rogers Centre and construct a new stadium as part of a downtown Toronto redevelopment, according to sources involved in the project.
Bill Madden / New York Daily News:
MLB players face a bleak winter as reality of pandemic revenue losses set in  —  Baseball's version of “bargains galore” black Friday will arrive this Wednesday — or to paraphrase Marie Antoinette: After Dec. 2, le deluge, as in the deluge of players being non-tendered by their clubs …
Discussion: Phillies Nation
Deesha Thosar / New York Daily News:
Mets' Steve Cohen is surprised by front office search: ‘I thought it would be a little easier’  —  Steve Cohen entered his new Mets' gig with high expectations for the staff that would surround him.  He brought in Sandy Alderson as team president quickly and smoothly.
Mike Puma / New York Post:
Former Mets pitcher Chris Young emerges as GM candidate  —  Sandy Alderson's search for a general manager includes a former Mets pitcher.  —  Chris Young, who has spent the last three seasons working for Major League Baseball as a VP of on-field operations, has interviewed with Alderson …
Discussion: Kings of Kauffman
Warrior man falls to his death while taking photo in Smoky Mountains  —  BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - A man from Warrior Al fell to his death Tuesday afternoon while attempting to take a photo in the Great Smoky Mountains in Tennessee.  —  Park Rangers responded around 1:40 p.m …
Discussion: New York Post
San Diego Union-Tribune:
Padres outfielder Tommy Pham sues Midway District club where he was stabbed  —  The lawsuit claims Pham suffered ‘catastrophic injuries’ that will cause him ‘significant economic damage’  —  San Diego Padres outfielder Tommy Pham has sued a Midway District strip club where he was stabbed last month.
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Bobby Nightengale /
Cincinnati Reds GM Nick Krall: No ‘substantial’ talks with free agent Trevor Bauer yet  —  Cincinnati Reds general manager Nick Krall hasn't ruled out trying to sign Trevor Bauer, but there hasn't been much movement between the top pitcher on the free-agent market and his former team.
Discussion: MLB Trade Rumors
Michael Scotto / HoopsHype:
Sources: Lakers, Clippers, others interested in Glenn Robinson III  —  Glenn Robinson III, one of the top wings remaining on the market, has drawn interest from the Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers, Houston Rockets, Brooklyn Nets, and Utah Jazz, league sources told HoopsHype.
Sam Miller / ESPN:
Why everybody should vote Andy Pettitte into the Hall of Fame  —  Every year, two Hall of Famers are born.  —  OK, it's not quite that precise, but as an average, it works out: 20 future baseball Hall of Famers (from the Negro Leagues and the American and National Leagues) were born in the 1910s, and so on from there:
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