Louisville Slugger restarts production of MLB bats

Louisville Slugger restarts production of MLB bats Hillerich & Bradsby, the company that produces Louisville Slugger bats, has resumed production. | Andy Lyons/Getty Images The Hillerich & Bradsby plant that makes Louisville Slugger bats had been idled for nearly two months because of the coronavirus...

Ex-Expos groundskeeper: Pete Rose used corked bats

Ex-Expos groundskeeper: Pete Rose used corked bats Pete Rose, already banned from Major League Baseball for gambling, is now accused of breaking another of the sport’s rules. A former groundskeeper for the Montreal Expos recently told the Montreal Gazette that Rose routinely had an Olympic...

Bats and Coronaviruses Go Back Centuries

Bats and Coronaviruses Go Back Centuries By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, April 28, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Bats and coronavirus have been evolving together for millions of years, researchers report. In a new study, investigators compared different kinds of coronaviruses living in 36 bat species...

White Sox bats silent, fall to Padres

White Sox bats silent, fall to Padres Yoan Moncada showed bunt on the first two pitches leading off the first inning for the White Sox Monday in a Cactus League game against the Padres. (AP) | AP Photos Manager Rick Renteria will look at Yoan...

How Do Bats Live With So Many Viruses?

How Do Bats Live With So Many Viruses? If previous outbreaks of coronavirus are any indication, the Wuhan strain that is now spreading may eventually be traced back to bats. Dr. Peter Daszak, president of EcoHealth Alliance, who has been working in China for 15...