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2020 Schedule
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11hJeff Passan

Sources: MLB, players eye May return in Arizona

Major League Baseball and its players are increasingly focused on a plan that could allow them to start the season as early as May in the greater Phoenix area and has the support of high-ranking federal public health officials, sources told ESPN.

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On fellow HoFer Al Kaline, who died Mon. at 85, Jim Bunning, his 1955-63 Det. teammate, said in our 2012 interview: "He was a classy player every day. He'd show up, never complain, played hurt." Of Kaline's legendary consistency, Bunning, who died at 85 in 2017, said, "(you) never knew he was there until he dove into the seats and caught a home run and came out, then all of a sudden, ‘gee what a great player,' but that's the way he was every day."

Tigers legend Kaline dies at age 85 (2:41)
18h
Would Fidrych have been a Hall of Famer if he hadn't been injured? (1:27)
7d
8d

BBTN: Buster talks to Kyle Peterson and Sarah Langs about the changes to the MLB Draft

Kyle Peterson joins Buster to discuss the major changes to the MLB Draft including the hard decisions college baseball players and coaches have to make in this time of uncertainty, the $20,000 cap on signing bonuses for undrafted players, teams that might look to save money by dumping players and what Kyle would do to help increase interest in baseball (1:40). Later, Sarah Langs hops on to talk about which players might've never made the big leagues under the new draft format and how players on short-term deals are likely to be hurt the most by teams looking to cut payroll (28:20).

Could a 32-game schedule be MLB's best solution? (3:13)
12d
Could MLB implement an NCAA-like tournament this season? (1:33)
15d
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20d

Tigers LHP prospect Wentz has elbow surgery

Left-hander Joey Wentz, a prospect in the Detroit Tigers organization, had surgery to reconstruct the ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching elbow.

Reliving Miggy's greatness (0:58)
21d
Teixeira details why players are frustrated with MLB (1:43)
24d

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Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average5.2428th
Quality Starts40Tied-23rd
WHIP1.4628th
BAA.27529th
Runs58230th
Batting Average.24026th
On Base Percentage.29430th
Slugging Percentage.38829th