Luis Severino, Chris Sale, and Noah Syndergaard are among the league’s hhardest throwers. They also have all succumb to career-threatening injuries to their pitching elbow.
Ownership and players can have all the talks they want about how to conduct a season in 2020. In the end, it is still going to come down to the health experts to coming to an agreement on how to play safely.
To fill the baseball void, players from each MLB team are competing in a MLB The Show tournament. Jon Duplantier is representing the Diamondbacks.
The logistics of playing in a bubble get much more difficult once considerations beyond players and coaches become involved.
As much as many players want to get the season started and as much as they would like to return to making those MLB salaries, many players are unconvinced that the Arizona plan could work, or that it is the way to go, even if it is decided that the plan could work.