Sports

SPORTS HEADLINES – TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1st

Tonight’s girls’ high school basketball broadcast on WLKR, Bellevue at Willard, has been postponed due to COVID-19 concerns…

-It will likely be made up at a later date.

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In men’s college hoops, 2-0 Ohio State remains at #23 in the new AP Poll released Monday…

-The top 5, in order…Gonzaga, Baylor, Iowa, Wisconsin and Illinois.

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In Monday Night Football…

-Seattle topped Philadelphia 23-17 last night.

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In NFL news…

-The Baltimore-Pittsburgh matchup has been postponed for the third time due to COVID-19 issues with the Ravens.  It was originally scheduled for Thanksgiving night, was moved to Tuesday, and now is set for Wednesday.
Pittsburgh’s game this Sunday against Washington has been moved to Monday.

-San Francisco will play their next 2 “home” games at the home of the Arizona Cardinals.  The 49ers aren’t allowed to play in their own stadium in Santa Clara, due to COVID-19 restrictions.

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In baseball news…

-The Cleveland Indians have shipped relief pitcher Adam Cimber to Miami.  The Indians receive $100,000 in return.

-Major League Baseball has announced a new wood-bat league for draft prospects.  The MLB Draft League will include at least 5 teams; one of them being former Cleveland Single-A Short Season affiliate, the Mahoning Valley Scrappers.