Mar 26, 2020 3:49 AM

7-inning doubleheaders? MLBers open to considering new ideas

Posted Mar 26, 2020 3:49 AM

TORONTO (AP) — With opening day postponed until at least mid-May, this might be the year the baseball needs to try out some creative ideas. Here's one of them: seven-inning doubleheaders. Those have long been a staple of minor league and college baseball. Doubleheaders are rarely scheduled in Major League Baseball. But with the prospect of a shortened season because of the virus outbreak, shortened twinbills could be a new approach. Toronto Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins and Yankees manager Aaron Boone say seven-inning doubleheaders could add more games in a condensed season without exhausting pitching staffs. The regular season had been scheduled to begin Thursday before being delayed by the virus.

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Mar 26, 2020 3:49 AM
🎥  Replay of 2017 NJCAA Championship Game

HUTCHINSON, Kan. - With the cancellation of so many sporting events, the Eagle Radio Sports team thought it would be fun to replay the 2017 NJCAA D1 Championship Game in it's entirely

Eagle Radio sportscasters Glen Grunwald and Rusty Hilst provide the audio, NJCAATV provides the video.

That game matched up Hutchinson Community College Blue Dragons versus Easter Florida State College out of Brevard County, Florida.