No fans? It shouldn’t happen

Sports are not only about the stars on the field, but those in the stands who support. With no fans, sports just isn't the same, but the idea is still in talks for MLB.

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April 9, 2020 - 10:24 AM

The third base gate to the Atlanta Braves' Truist Park is chained shut while the stadium sits empty on Tuesday, March 31, 2020, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)

FORT WORTH, Texas — Construction has not yet begun at Colonial Country Club for the Charles Schwab Challenge, the UFC will have fights on an island, and now MLB is considering a plan to play games in empty stadiums.

It will be like every game is in Oakland.

Television is so starved for live sports programming that despite the circumstances the PGA Tour may yet play in Fort Worth next month for the Charles Schwab Challenge. One week, or so, later Arizona could be the home to all of Major League Baseball.

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