MLB To Use Crowd Noise From ‘MLB: The Show’ Video Game At Empty Ballparks

Major League Baseball said it will use up to 75 sound effects from the video game MLB: The Show to replicate ‘crowd noise’ at empty ballparks. The crowd noises—cheers, groans, boos, amongst others —were recorded during real games over multiple seasons by San Diego Studios. Additionally, stadiums will continue to use public address announcers, walk-up music […]

Tennessee Titans Sign Derrick Henry To 4-Year, $50M Deal

The Tennessee Titans have signed Derrick Henry to a multiyear contract, the team announced Wednesday. Henry, 26, and the Titans reached an agreement on a four-year, $50 million deal, which includes $25.5 million guaranteed. Henry and the Titans completed the deal just hours before the NFL’s deadline for extensions with franchise-tagged players.  Henry’s contract will […]

Philadelphia Officials Say No Fans Will Be Allowed At Eagles Or Phillies Games In 2020

On Tuesday, Philadelphia officials said that no fans will be allowed to attend Eagles and Phillies games this year, citing safety concerns amid the coronavirus pandemic. “The Eagles are still going to be allowed to play, although without crowds,” said the city’s managing director, Brian Abernathy. “The Phillies will continue to be allowed to play, […]

Houston Rockets Guard Russell Westbrook Tests Positive For COVID-19

Houston Rockets guard Russell Westbrook announced Monday on Instagram that he tested positive for COVID-19, but says he feels well and eager to play again.  “I tested positive for COVID-19 prior to my team’s departure to Orlando,” Westbrook wrote in the post. “I’m currently feeling well, quarantined, and looking forward to rejoining my teammates when […]