Arizona’s closer gives his thoughts on some of this season’s eccentricities.
If a team is going to make a trade this season, who might be at the top of the list of themost likely to be traded?
12 games will be a full 20% of the 2020 season. Is that the point at which some teams may need to start pulling the trigger on reloading for 2021?
ESPN’s Big Questions for 2020 (ESPN+)
Who are the league’s best defenders? WHo has the most to prove? Other questions are included.
Projecting Arizona’s 30-man Roster (The Athletic)
Ir is nearly time for Arizona to set its 30-man roster to open the season.
Astros Looking to First Amendment to Avoid Lawsuits (The Athletic)
The Houston Astros have deployed several legal defenses against lawsuits brought by aggrieved season-ticket holders angry over the sign-stealing scandal. But one of the team’s arguments is likely to surprise: that a First Amendment-inspired Texas law, designed in part to protect the media from lawsuits, also insulates the Astros.