The Oakland A’s are “really close” to the 85% COVID-19 vaccination threshold required by MLB to relax certain health and safety protocols for Tier 1 individuals. I don’t know what the actual number is, but we’re hoping to get there,” manager Bob Melvin said. Based on where we are, I would hope that’s the case at some point in time.
Louis Cangiano goes over tonight's top MLB plays for a six-game daily fantasy slate starting at 7:10 pm ET. (Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports)
The Red Sox look to avoid their second sweep of the year tonight behind Garrett Richards (7:10 p.m. NESN, MLBN out-of-market. The switch to more difficult competition has roiled our lads, and suddenly the AL East isn’t so comfortable.