Tag: MLB 2020 season

A Beaten Man: MLBPA President Tony Clark (huffpost.com)
Posted in MLB owners MLB players

MLB Players Spokesmen: The good, the bad, and the ugly

A chorus of MLB players in the dispute with owners has risen to the top of their game. Others, not so much. A small number…

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MLB: The Wait Is Over And We Have Our Game Back
Posted in MLB Corona Strategy MLB Coronavirus MLB Editorial

MLB: If safety truly does come first – the 2020 season should be shut down

MLB continues to jump through hoops with the ways and means to have a 2020 season. Lives and livelihoods are at stake, though, and there’s…

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MLB Players - Pay Cuts Or Not 2020
Posted in Analysis MLB Contracts MLB Coronavirus MLB players

MLB Players looking insensitive and greedy by fighting pay cuts

The MLB player’s union is reportedly gearing up to fight a war if owners insist on additional pay cuts. That’s a big mistake if they…

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Rob Manfred giving everyone a headache (USA Today)
Posted in MLB Corona Strategy MLB New Plan MLB Trump

MLB 2020: Trump Says F___K It All – So Let’s Play Ball!

The recommendations of the CDC have driven MLB’s 2020 season. Donald Trump says, what do they know? Is this the opening MLB has been looking…

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Candy Cummings, Inventor of the Curveball (HOF)
Posted in Baseball nostalgia

Baseball nostalgia provides an escape for now, but it’s only touching the surface

Baseball nostalgia is welcome as a replacement for the interruption in the 2020 season. But it’s bland and needs to be more imaginative and relevant….

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MLB: Isn't it time to just give it up? (The Enquirer)
Posted in MLB Analysis MLB Coronavirus

MLB – Just say it. Santa Claus will not be coming to your town in 2020.

When will MLB tell the sobering truth about the 2020 season? Try as we might, we can’t put a square peg in a round hole….

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MLB on the way back - it's a matter of time or pure luck (newsbreak.com)
Posted in Analysis MLB Florida-Arizona MLB New Plan

MLB tries again: Meet the new plan – Same as the old plan

MLB keeps on trying. As fans, we can appreciate the effort, but there are counterforces at work. This time, the main culprit is geography. MLB…

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Rob Manfred giving everyone a headache (USA Today)
Posted in MLB Corona Strategy MLB Coronavirus MLB Editorial

MLB’s mistake is “leaving no stone unturned”. Pick one and make it law

MLB is doing its best to get the 2020 season off the ground. But the Time for democracy left the gate long ago. Pick a…

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