Jeff Blair
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As host of the popular weekday morning program, The Jeff Blair Show, Blair brings Sportsnet 590 The FAN listeners up-to-date with the latest sports news and tackles the biggest questions of the day. Blair also serves as a leading Sportsnet baseball analyst, and acts as co-host of Baseball Central alongside Kevin Barker.
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MLB owners will make final call on whether baseball is played in 2020
Jeff Blair
The debate over MLB's return to play is centred on the players, but in the end, it will be the owners who make the final call.
Why Alphonso Davies is the athlete Canadians need right now
Jeff Blair
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MLB, MLBPA need to use imagination to overcome financial hurdles
Jeff Blair
MLB and the MLBPA will need to use their imaginations if they want to find common ground on the financial aspects of returning to play. Plus, Alphonso Davies continues to shine and youth sports are at risk due to the pandemic.
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All eyes on Bundesliga as it leads way for pro sports in return to play
Jeff Blair
The first significant team sports competition of the pandemic opened to empty stadiums across Germany this weekend with fewer dives, fewer hugs, fewer handshakes and a lot of eyes on how it sounded, looked and felt.
Logistical, ethical issues remain as sports world takes steps towards return
Jeff Blair
MLBPA facing crucial test in negotiating pandemic response with MLB
Jeff Blair
Tony Clark, the executive director of the MLBPA, is going to have his tactical and leadership abilities tested as he and commissioner Rob Manfred and their lieutenants work their way toward some kind of resumption of baseball this summer.
Blair: The five best baseball games I've ever covered
Jeff Blair
With sports on pause due, we’re sharing some personal recommendations. Today, Jeff Blair recalls the five best baseball games he's ever covered.
Alex Rodriguez looks to continue career-renaissance as Mets owner
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No single solution for return to play, but other countries offer lessons
Jeff Blair
There might be lessons to be learned from other countries and leagues that have attempted or are attempting to restart because they were the first touched by this pandemic, writes Jeff Blair.