With no tennis majors happening this summer, neighbors are getting together to play on a court that is suitable for social distancing. USA TODAY
When the sports world went dark last month and Major League Baseball, NBA and NHL owners pledged to take care of their game-day staff, the implication was they meant all of them.
The people who park cars. Scan tickets. Sell hot dogs and beer. Pick up trash and clean bathrooms.
The public pronouncements of support for these workers, many of whom live on the edge of sustainability, seemed both magnanimous and uplifting, a recognition that we were all in this together. Game-day workers are “some of the most valuable members