he executive board of the Major League Baseball Players Association rejected a proposed 60-game schedule by a 33-5 vote, daring Commissioner Rob Manfred to give a unilateral order for the regular season’s start.
That's one of the options being floated around for the 2020 season, according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today, who reports that Major League Baseball is considering doing away with the American and National Leagues for the 2020 season.
Seven years ago Phillies fans were riding high on a cloud. Their team just won the 2008 World Series, the core of the team was still intact while some argued they upgraded in Left Field. Star players Chase Utley, Ryan Howard, and Jimmy Rollins were in the prime of their careers...
Ever since I was young, the voting process for the Baseball Hall of Fame has fascinated me. Writers take so much pride in their ability to shape how the greats of the game will be viewed by future generations. Columns and articles will fade from memory, but the collective power Hall of Fame voters yield on their annual ballot make Cooperstown what it is, and ultimately, what it isn't.