Coronavirus and Sports

Latest Episodes

Horse Racing Breaks With Tradition

May 26, 2020 - 16:10
As one of the few sports positioned to stay afloat during the coronavirus shutdown, horse racing now appears poised for a big summer...

Bundesliga Behind Closed Doors: Keith Costigan

May 22, 2020 - 16:18
The Bundesliga made a much-anticipated return to action, playing games in empty stadiums and adjusting logistics off the field to...

Minor League Baseball on the Brink

May 19, 2020 - 22:09
MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred had already announced plans to reduce the number of affiliated minor league teams prior to the outbreak of...

About The Show

SI's Coronavirus and Sports podcast is bringing you stories and news updates about how the COVID-19 global pandemic is impacting the world of professional sports. Hosted by Luis Miguel Echegaray, this series will explore all the ways in which athletes, teams, leagues, fans, and everyone else in and around pro sports are dealing with the fallout from a completely unprecedented event. Listen every weekday as we all look to understand: What happens to sports when there are no sports?

More Episodes

Horse Racing Breaks With Tradition

May 26, 2020 - 16:10
As one of the few sports positioned to stay afloat during the coronavirus shutdown, horse racing now appears poised for a big summer...

Bundesliga Behind Closed Doors: Keith Costigan

May 22, 2020 - 16:18
The Bundesliga made a much-anticipated return to action, playing games in empty stadiums and adjusting logistics off the field to...

Minor League Baseball on the Brink

May 19, 2020 - 22:09
MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred had already announced plans to reduce the number of affiliated minor league teams prior to the outbreak of...

The Lost Season of Little League

May 15, 2020 - 21:47
A summer without Little League baseball would be unfathomable most years. But for the first time in its 73-year history, the Little...

Athletes Taking Action: Quinn Cook + Prince George's County

May 13, 2020 - 20:37
ESPN's "The Last Dance" has helped fill the sports void as the coronavirus shutdown enters its third month, opening the door for other...

The Human Toll on Sports Gambling

May 11, 2020 - 23:03
Prior to coronavirus, the gambling industry was preparing for a banner year as various states had begun the process of legalizing sports...