The big news around baseball over the past week has been the exodus of minor league baseball players as hundreds of players around the league have been released.
Since MLB’s revenue-sharing plan was shot down, the league has since countered with a brand-new proposal that would see the highest-paid players take massive pay cuts to compensate for the inevitable lost revenues of a shortened 2020 season without fans in stadiums.
The Blue Jays own the No. 5 overall pick in the draft this year, giving them their highest pick since all the way back in 1997 when they selected Vernon Wells with the fifth pick.
So… I’m bored, okay? I could write the consensus prospect column I never got to when things were shuttered but let’s save that content until such time as it might be relevant, eh? Since then basically, nothing has intrigued me enough to write it up. To be honest, most of it has been more along…
The Major League Baseball draft is going to be a lot different this year than it usually is.
Daily Duce: Thoughts on MLB’s newest proposal, painting the players as the bad guys, the five-round draft, and more!
Daily?!?!? Weekly?!?!?!?!?!?! MONTHLY!!!!!!?
After weeks of speculating and floating ideas out into the public with varied responses, it appears that Major League Baseball has a plan to get its season started.