Sports Today June 3, 2020

World Football / Soccer Scores

World Baseball Scores

Portugal resumes play in football today. Football is being played today in many places throughout the world including a full compliment of games in Syria.

The NPB league preseason continues as does the KBO and CPBL regular season.

In news:

Two NPB players test positive for coronavirus via NJ.com.

La Liga players retunr to practice via ESPN.

Will there be an MLB season via SI.com.

Sports Today June 2, 2020

World Football / Soccer Scores

World Baseball Scores

Big baseball news today. The Japan Nippon Professional Baseball league started preseason play marking the return of major sports to Japan. The South Korean KBO league played a full set of games overnight and the Taiwan CPBL has one game close to wrapping up.

There are a fair amount of football matches today including the return of play in Austria. Other countries with play include Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Israel, and Turkmenistan.

In news:

Sports practice can resume in Michigan via Lansing State Journal.

NWSL releases summer schedule via Press Herald.

Little League returns to Abilene via KTXS.

Sports Today June 1, 2020

With all the protests and associated activities I didn’t feel like it made a whole lot of sense to post. Hopefully tempers stay in check and people figure out a way forward in these really difficult times in so many ways.

World Soccer / Football Scores

There are a few football matches today. Nothing else until late this evening when the Nippon Professional Baseball league preseason gets going.

In news:

MLB is having a harder time planning a return than NBA and NHL via ESPN.

MLS and players still far apart via ESPN.

California HS association optimistic about fall sports via Daily Pilot.

Sports Today May 29, 2020

World Rugby Scores

World Football / Soccer Scores

World Baseball Scores

Rugby, football and baseball are all playing today. Poland and Serbia started football matches today. Over the weekend a number of other countries will be resuming play as well. One significant thing that we haven’t seen yet is any country pausing or shutting down. Hopefully these various league continue on the path to opening and we resume a hearty sporting environment as we head into the summer and fall.

In news:

The EPL is set to return in June via NYTimes.

Will non-revenue college sports become nonexistent in college sports via WTOP.

Texas is opening outdoor sporting venues to fans with reduced capacity via Texas Tribune.

Sports Today May 28, 2020

World Rugby Scores

World Football / Soccer Scores

World Baseball Scores

Rugby returns to play today in Australia with the return of the National Rugby League. For NFL fans this is the sport to watch as it is closest to American Football in terms of contact.

Several countries resumed play of European soccer today including Denmark and Syria.

The KBO baseball league continued with another day full of games early this AM USA time.

In news:

NWSL is on track to play June 27th via Yahoo Sports.

Rugby league defies naysayers with speedy return via Sky News Australia.

High school sports will be back in Iowa on June 15th via Des Moines Register.

Sports Today May 27, 2020

World Football / Soccer Scores

World Baseball Scores

The Bundesliga has a full set of matches today including Leipzig who is trying to move into a tie with Dortmund for 2nd place behind Bayern Munich. Other matches include full slates of games in Costa Rica and Czechia as well as a few games in the Faroe Islands, Hungary and Turkmenistan.

Baseball had a set of games in the KBO league in South Korea and in the CPBL in Taiwan.

In news:

All NCAA sports can resume practice on June 1 via WXVV.

NHL unveils return to play plan via NHL.

Baseball players union disappointed in restart proposal via USA Today.

Sports Today May 26, 2020

World Football / Soccer Scores

World Baseball Scores

A significant number of countries came on line last week for sports and this week will take it to a whole other level. In addition the United States path forward is starting to come into focus via news reports of resumption of play plans for the MLS, NBA and MLB. Nothing is 100% set yet but momentum is going in the right direction.

In matches today, the key to victory in the Bundesliga could be decided in a few hours as Bayern faces Dortmund. There are 3 other matches in the Bundesliga this AM. Today there are also matches in Burundi, Costa Rica, Czechia, and there are non league national cup games in Hungary and Poland.

In baseball, the KBO league in South Korea played a full slate of games overnight.

In news:

What NBA at Disney World could look like via CBS Sports.

What the MLS can learn from Bundesliga return via MLS Soccer.

This could be the week that shapes the return of MLB via NBC Sports.

Sports Today May 24, 2020

World Football / Soccer Scores

World Baseball Scores

Football matches are continuing this weekend in many countries including Germany, Armenia, Belarus, Costa Rica, Estonia, Faroe Islands, South Korea and Taiwan.

Baseball games were played overnight in South Korea and Taiwan and this morning in Czechia.

In news:

NBA is close to an agreement to restart season in Orlando via NYPost.

Youth sports restarting in Florida despite concerns via SB Nation.

Youth baseball and softball are retuning in Ohio via Daily Record.

Sports Today May 23, 2020

World Football / Soccer Scores

World Baseball Scores

Today is a landmark day in the return of sports in various parts of the world. Football / Soccer returns to Armenia, Czechia, and Hungary. Matches continue in all the other countries that have already returned with the German Bundesliga continuing as the only major league that has resumed play thus far.

Baseball also saw the return of play in Czechia in the Extraliga.

In news:

Liga MX cancels 2020 Clausura via ESPN.

MLS is pushing to be the first US league to return with play in Orlando via ESPN.

The Athletic recently rolled out a podcast called The Comeback documenting the return of sports in the US. Check it out here.