Seriously, crisis management is not Rob Manfred’s strong suit. He would probably be better off just keeping his mouth shut.
The Most Eagerly Anticipated Pitches of 2020
These pitches from some of baseball’s best hurlers are poised to generate plenty of excitement in 2020.
In other news of people who should probably think twice before speaking, Manny Machado has arrived to spring training in full swagger mode.
One player from each team was identified to be in line for a breakout season in 2020. Luke Weaver makes the list for the Diamondbacks, though I question the idea that anyone should expect 150+ innings out of him this season.
Who the Padres would get in return, or if this will be a two or three team deal is all still up in the air. However, it seems that Boston and San Diego have been burning the midnight oil on a deal that would send Wil Myers and prospects to the Red Sox.
The super-utility Holt will join the Brewers, who have been busily acquiring a plethora of infielders this winter.